Reports Report 8802c (Event 8802-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8802-2022
Observer
NameMichelle H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving eastbound 40, getting onto the 540 on-ramp when I observed the fireball.
Location
AddressDurham, NC
Latitude35° 52' 36.42'' N (35.88°)
Longitude 78° 50' 0.82'' W (-78.83°)
Elevation102.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-14 22:02 EST
UT Date & Time2022-11-15 03:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle216°
Moving
Facing azimuth140°
First azimuth60°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth20°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorDark Blue, Green, Light Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length-
RemarksGlowing, fizzled out
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-