Reports Report 2840a (Event 2840-2018)

Name B L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Fireball was very clearly visible despite street lighting and lights from surrounding buildings. Train about 4 to 6 degrees long and appeared to streak across most of sky from south to north.
Address Jerusalem, Jerusalem District (IL)
Latitude 31° 47' 34.05'' N (31.792793°)
Longitude 35° 13' 4.7'' E (35.217972°)
Elevation 790.143m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-07-29 23:10 IDT
UT Date & Time 2018-07-29 20:10 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 264°
Facing azimuth 123.61°
First azimuth 141.23°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 81.75°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks A glowing head followed closely by a second, somewhat less bright head, and then a train of fragments.