Reports Report 6425n (Event 6425-2020)

Observer
Name Ken B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This was the largest and brightest fireball that I've seen to date.
Location
Address Charlton, MA
Latitude 42° 10' 3.13'' N (42.167536°)
Longitude 71° 56' 16.23'' W (-71.937842°)
Elevation 229.166061m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-11-08 19:20 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-11-09 00:20 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 165°
Moving
Facing azimuth 234.7°
First azimuth 187.16°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth 192.01°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 40°
Remarks Glowing train that faded out.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Good sized flash with a split into 2 pieces near the end (1 larger, 1 smaller).
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Good sized flash with a split into 2 pieces near the end (1 larger, 1 smaller).