Reports Report 2928g (Event 2928-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2928-2019
Observer
NameKadie D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThat was the coolest thing ever! We were sailing on dad's Hobie Cat and I was sitting on the plantain and looking out and saw the fireball shooting down, it looked like it was going to hit the water!
Location
AddressNorth Kingstown, RI
Latitude41° 34' 6.01'' N (41.57°)
Longitude 71° 24' 16.43'' W (-71.4°)
Elevation-6.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-07 15:34 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-07 19:34 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle189°
Moving
Facing azimuth188.37°
First azimuth193.77°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth191.29°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length20°
RemarksWe saw the bright streak and then noticed a white spiraling contrail that stayed in the clear blue sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-