Reports Report 1382ea (Event 1382-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2021
Observer
NameKaren D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving north on I-87 and witness the fireball to the right. Appeared to be the size of a soccer ball, on fire, orange in color with a trail.
Location
AddressLatham, NY
Latitude42° 46' 29.37'' N (42.77°)
Longitude 73° 45' 37.47'' W (-73.76°)
Elevation94.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-07 17:10 EST
UT Date & Time2021-03-07 22:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle143°
Moving
Facing azimuth209.63°
First azimuth38.45°
First elevation18°
Last azimuth45.68°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
Remarksglowing and smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-