Reports Report 3490i (Event 3490-2017)

Name Dave L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks My son saw the same thing
Address Fairfield, CT
Latitude 41° 11' 20.77'' N (41.189102°)
Longitude 73° 14' 34.59'' W (-73.242942°)
Elevation 56.056m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-29 18:54 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-09-29 22:54 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 22°
Facing azimuth 249.91°
First azimuth 257.72°
First elevation 61°
Last azimuth 229.42°
Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -21
Color Blue
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 40°
Remarks Glowing blue train that disappeared in a second or less.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Blueish/reddish/purple flash at the end. Didn't see any fragmentation.
Observation No
Remarks -