Reports Report 6531a (Event 6531-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6531-2021
Observer
NameSam M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressNew Shoreham, RI
Latitude41° 13' 27.49'' N (41.22°)
Longitude 71° 34' 2.06'' W (-71.57°)
Elevation0.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-13 06:38 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-13 10:38 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle101°
Moving
Facing azimuth290.96°
First azimuth270.55°
First elevation32°
Last azimuth306.77°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a small terminal flash, noticeably brighter than the fireball itself, but not enough to catch my attention if I wasn’t already facing that direction
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksDirectly following the flash I could see at least two fragments split off that glowed for less than a second before fizzling out