Reports Report 8110k (Event 8110-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8110-2021
Observer
NameJames M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksHigh School astronomy teacher for 15 yrs and member of Cape Cod Astronomical Society, Massachusetts. This was not an ordinary “shooting star”. It was much brighter with a wider and somewhat longer path.
Location
AddressFalmouth, MA
Latitude41° 39' 2.01'' N (41.65°)
Longitude 70° 36' 16.28'' W (-70.6°)
Elevation20.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-24 19:25 EST
UT Date & Time2021-11-25 00:25 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle164°
Moving
Facing azimuth200°
First azimuth190°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth205°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe line appeared to possibly get thicker (wider) and flicker a bit however it could have been an illusion because much of its visible path was through tree branches.