Reports Report 2416h (Event 2416-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2416-2022
Observer
NameBianca M
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressToronto, Ontario (CA)
Latitude43° 47' 2.79'' N (43.78°)
Longitude 79° 21' 16.03'' W (-79.35°)
Elevation178.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-04-17 23:37 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-04-18 03:37 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle351°
Moving
Facing azimuth51.67°
First azimuth43.49°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth28.45°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorDark Green, Green, Light Green, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksIt was a bright glowing train and it shortened over time before the fireball split into two. Initially the trail was a light yellow/white and once the fireball split each piece had a trail with its corresponding colour.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball first appeared as a large glowing light before splitting into two. A smaller piece broke off and began glowing a bright green, heading in the same direction although at a faster speed. The second piece remained a yellow/white colour and also remained in the same direction however it was a larger piece and stayed a little behind the smaller green piece.