Reports Report 1071az (Event 1071-2017)

Name Jettie M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks This was one of the most amazing things I've ever seen. I'm a runner and was out for my morning pre-dawn run. I have been trying to figure out if it was a comet or a meteor or what it was.
Address Ludlow, MA
Latitude 42° 10' 22.52'' N (42.172922°)
Longitude 72° 27' 55.38'' W (-72.465383°)
Elevation 70.811m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-22 06:30 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-22 10:30 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 88°
Facing azimuth 344.42°
First azimuth 316.65°
First elevation 21°
Last azimuth 17.38°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 20°
Remarks A glowing train.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It seemed like it burned up/exploded.
Observation No
Remarks -