Reports Report 3588b (Event 3588-2017)

Observer
Name Sylvia J
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks There was also an egg shaped bright white light hoovering to the left of the comet and much larger than the comet.. disappeared right when the comet was out of eye sight.
Location
Address Clinton, MA
Latitude 42° 25' 21.59'' N (42.422664°)
Longitude 71° 40' 47.83'' W (-71.679953°)
Elevation 97.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-06 20:32 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-07 00:32 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 51°
Moving
Facing azimuth 265.65°
First azimuth 259.9°
First elevation 49°
Last azimuth 278.49°
Last elevation 49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length
Remarks Glow train
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -