Reports Report 4891b (Event 4891-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4891-2017
Observer
NameGordon F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe fireball went left-to-right, just under the full moon which was centered on the length of the trajectory
Location
AddressLahaina, HI
Latitude20° 51' 8.38'' N (20.85°)
Longitude 156° 38' 33.46'' W (-156.64°)
Elevation111.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-04 06:09 HST
UT Date & Time2017-12-04 16:09 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.66°
First azimuth273.46°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth278.7°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
ColorLight Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
Remarksbits of glowing debris
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksfirst noticed fireball as a singular very bright light, and then it broke up into fragments as it progressed on its trajectory