Reports Report 2380af (Event 2380-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2380-2021
Observer
NameDerek G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have seen strange things in the sky before but this takes the cake as the strangest thing I have seen. The brightest and biggest I have seen for sure
Location
AddressBarnstable, MA
Latitude41° 40' 1.23'' N (41.67°)
Longitude 70° 23' 8.09'' W (-70.39°)
Elevation17.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-18 20:22 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-19 00:22 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth9.38°
First azimuth42.36°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth357.78°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw a bright white flash then a bright white fireball trail across the sky
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt had a trail of sparks behind it after the initial flash very long tail of sparks