Reports Report 6425h (Event 6425-2020)

Name Glenn S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This was an amazing fireball. My second fireball i've seen and reported. Took my breath away!
Address Framingham, MA
Latitude 42° 20' 40.77'' N (42.344657°)
Longitude 71° 25' 32.57'' W (-71.425715°)
Elevation 41.483215m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-11-08 19:18 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-11-09 00:18 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 97°
Facing azimuth 241.62°
First azimuth 186.4°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 251.42°
Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -21
Color Blue, Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 0.01s
Remarks Fireball started as a bright streak. I saw a coma-like head after a half-second. I THINK I saw a small terminal flash but I can't definitely say.
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -