Reports Report 9434a (Event 9434-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9434-2022
Observer
NameDeana H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe fireball looked like it was so close to me that I thought it was going to hit my vehicle as I was driving down the highway. It appeared to be only 20 feet above me before it disintegrated into the air.
Location
AddressNorth Providence, RI
Latitude41° 51' 2.48'' N (41.85°)
Longitude 71° 25' 30.32'' W (-71.43°)
Elevation13.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-27 10:43 EST
UT Date & Time2022-11-27 15:43 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle104°
Moving
Facing azimuth332.96°
First azimuth330.24°
First elevation
Last azimuth338.51°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorBlue, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
Remarkssmoke tail with blue flame and orange tip
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-