Reports Report 2380bf (Event 2380-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2380-2021
Observer
NameDominic K
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSalem, MA
Latitude42° 31' 30.35'' N (42.53°)
Longitude 70° 53' 44.69'' W (-70.9°)
Elevation1.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-18 20:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-19 00:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle242°
Moving
Facing azimuth31.22°
First azimuth47.01°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth28.25°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksGiven the time delay and popping noise, I'd estimate an airburst several miles north of Salem. Beverly or Danvers, perhaps.
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere were clear fragments breaking off over the ocean and quickly fizzling out of sight.