Reports Report 5543d (Event 5543-2017)

Observer
Name B K
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The fireball traveled directly overhead.
Location
Address Sterling, MA
Latitude 42° 27' 0.16'' N (42.450044°)
Longitude 71° 45' 30.06'' W (-71.758349°)
Elevation 182.666m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:41 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 22:41 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 260°
Moving
Facing azimuth 212.97°
First azimuth 272.48°
First elevation 90°
Last azimuth 192.23°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length
Remarks Glowing
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -