Reports Report 2729y (Event 2729-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2729-2021
Observer
NameBrian W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksAmazing! First ever. Started off bright like a star shining 4x brighter than Venus does at its best. Color changed to orange, broken hot orange segments behind, then finished off green.
Location
AddressWatertown, CT
Latitude41° 36' 5.85'' N (41.6°)
Longitude 73° 8' 29.18'' W (-73.14°)
Elevation228.02m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-05-13 04:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-05-13 08:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth287.78°
First azimuth276.39°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth292.86°
Last elevation44°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen, Orange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing behind the fireball as the fireball changed colors.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it changed colors I can see hot orange segments behind.