Reports Report 2380bh (Event 2380-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2380-2021
Observer
NameJim K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAs a sailor, I spend a lot of time observing the night sky. This was the biggest fireball I’ve seen. I saw a green one drop straight down about 10 years ago at dusk.
Location
AddressHaverhill, MA
Latitude42° 49' 28.95'' N (42.82°)
Longitude 71° 0' 26.76'' W (-71.01°)
Elevation42.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-18 20:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-19 00:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth40°
First azimuth50°
First elevation32°
Last azimuth340°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-