Reports Report 7187al (Event 7187-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7187-2021
Observer
NameMatthew J
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving westbound on I-95 when I saw a potential fireball in the sky for about 2 seconds. It almost appeared to travel straight down in the sky before disappearing.
Location
AddressNew Haven, CT
Latitude41° 17' 21.77'' N (41.29°)
Longitude 72° 53' 34.68'' W (-72.89°)
Elevation10.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-01 21:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-11-02 01:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle169°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth290°
Last elevation28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-