Reports Report 8994a (Event 8994-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8994-2022
Observer
NameNigel M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe whole has lit up with a bright light
Location
AddressPakaraka, Northland (NZ)
Latitude35° 22' 4.03'' S (-35.37°)
Longitude 173° 56' 42.68'' E (173.95°)
Elevation96.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-18 04:20 NZDT
UT Date & Time2022-11-17 15:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth242.18°
First azimuth240.65°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth201.44°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksRumble
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train of fire
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBall of fire with several small fireballs trailing
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSmall fire balls behind main fireball