Reports Report 9044ar (Event 9044-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9044-2021
Observer
NameDaniel B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen many meteors but all have traveled very fast, the speed of a blink of the eye. This fireball lasted a long time and left a trail that glowed for a long time. Seemed to be slow moving.
Location
AddressBeachwood, NJ
Latitude39° 56' 14.29'' N (39.94°)
Longitude 74° 11' 47.83'' W (-74.2°)
Elevation10.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-15 06:19 EST
UT Date & Time2021-12-15 11:19 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle104°
Moving
Facing azimuth69.16°
First azimuth111.27°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth160.58°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length-
Remarkssmoke trail remained showing path of fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was leaving a long trail of sparks behind it that glowed.