Reports Report 2715ac (Event 2715-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2715-2022
Observer
NameE F
Experience Level1/5
RemarksFirst time ever seeing a fireball/comet!
Location
AddressOttawa, Ontario (CA)
Latitude45° 23' 59.03'' N (45.4°)
Longitude 75° 39' 59'' W (-75.67°)
Elevation68.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-05-08 23:56 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-05-09 03:56 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle177°
Moving
Facing azimuth300°
First azimuth300°
First elevation15°
Last azimuth300°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksNot so much a flash but the fireball did “die out” rather than fade into the horizon or skyline.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-