Reports Report 5428l (Event 5428-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5428-2022
Observer
NameLaurie H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksDid not see the fireball itself, only the residual trail.
Location
AddressWest Springfield, MA
Latitude42° 6' 35.43'' N (42.11°)
Longitude 72° 39' 20.94'' W (-72.66°)
Elevation55.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-20 21:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-21 01:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle359°
Moving
Facing azimuth322.14°
First azimuth329.63°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth324.91°
Last elevation69°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length20°
RemarksA glowing train that looked to be made up of several stars that slowly faded from view.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-