Reports Report 5450dr (Event 5450-2017)

Name Ed B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Similar in many ways to a fireball I saw exactly seven years ago to the day, other than the nearly vertical downward trajectory on this one.
Address East Greenwich, RI
Latitude 41° 37' 17.7'' N (41.621584°)
Longitude 71° 29' 11.55'' W (-71.486541°)
Elevation 17.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-26 17:52 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-26 22:52 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 168°
Facing azimuth 0.29°
First azimuth 356.74°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 0.25°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color Light Green, transitioning to yellow
Concurrent Sound
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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