Reports Report 4891b (Event 4891-2017)

Name Gordon F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The fireball went left-to-right, just under the full moon which was centered on the length of the trajectory
Address Lahaina, HI
Latitude 20° 51' 8.38'' N (20.852329°)
Longitude 156° 38' 33.46'' W (-156.642627°)
Elevation 111.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-04 06:09 HST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-04 16:09 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 103°
Facing azimuth 272.66°
First azimuth 273.46°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 278.7°
Last elevation 21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -25
Color Light Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks bits of glowing debris
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks first noticed fireball as a singular very bright light, and then it broke up into fragments as it progressed on its trajectory