Reports Report 27a (Event 27-2021)

Name Betsy S
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks Most likely a fireball related to the Quadrantid Meteor shower.
Address Peru, VT
Latitude 43° 12' 45.2'' N (43.212555°)
Longitude 72° 56' 25.87'' W (-72.940519°)
Elevation 674.380432m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2021-01-04 18:07 EST
UT Date & Time 2021-01-04 23:07 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 240°
Facing azimuth 295.68°
First azimuth 280.55°
First elevation 27°
Last azimuth 271.37°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 0.5s
Length 10°
Remarks Looked like a Roman candle as it falls - white trail behind the green orb
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -