Reports Report 7440r (Event 7440-2020)

Name Matt S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Breathtaking! It caught my attention while walking the dog in the dark. I thought it was a massive firework rocket but of course it was going steeply downwards. Over exceedingly quickly but very impressive.
Address Williamstown, Ontario (CA)
Latitude 45° 11' 18.61'' N (45.188504°)
Longitude 74° 35' 49.25'' W (-74.597014°)
Elevation 65.243866m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-12-07 19:35 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-12-08 00:35 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 164°
Facing azimuth 238.65°
First azimuth 231.72°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 241.98°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -25
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 50°
Remarks Glowing very brightly and sparkling
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
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