Reports Report 7440bp (Event 7440-2020)

Name Audrey D
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I have never seen anything like this before. Nothing like a shooting star, truly looked like a large ball of fire falling out of the sky!
Address New Milford, CT
Latitude 41° 35' 34.76'' N (41.59299°)
Longitude 73° 27' 3.01'' W (-73.450837°)
Elevation 65.422188m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-12-07 19:27 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-12-08 00:27 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 346.72°
First azimuth 359.6°
First elevation 53°
Last azimuth 350.43°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks train was more yellow than burst with black around it
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -