Reports Report 4095a (Event 4095-2017)

Name Kenneth J
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This fireball had a long train but was not persistent after the faire ball had disappeared. It split into two with both fragments dieing out at the same time. It was low over he southwest horizon. To the right of the moon and about half the distance above the horizon.
Address East Brookfield, MA
Latitude 42° 13' 25.26'' N (42.223683°)
Longitude 72° 1' 31.7'' W (-72.025473°)
Elevation 204.787m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-30 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-31 03:00 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 95°
Facing azimuth 261.45°
First azimuth 228.3°
First elevation 26°
Last azimuth 264.97°
Last elevation 19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Split in two, one peice approx. One third size fell lower than main part