Reports Report 6280a (Event 6280-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6280-2019
Observer
NameJennifer M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksUnusual meteor the color,fragmenting,and sparking.
Location
AddressBrooklyn, CT
Latitude41° 45' 34.11'' N (41.76°)
Longitude 71° 57' 20.31'' W (-71.96°)
Elevation50.93m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-26 22:32 EST
UT Date & Time2019-03-27 02:32 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle152°
Moving
Facing azimuth302.78°
First azimuth283.75°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth303.04°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude7-
ColorBlue, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksBoom
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksSeemed like a sonic boom then when it broke apart another boom.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length40°
RemarksThe meteor was burgundy with white and blue sparks. The train was burgundy
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke into 2 pieces you see in picture. It was burgundy with white and blue sparks.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit in 2 pieces burgundy, white and blue sparks
Photo