Reports Report 3501i (Event 3501-2017)

Name Ilene F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks it was blue-green round with a hint of purple edging. long bright slow and low with a long thick tail that might have been more white. so big like no shooting star. i was driving so looking ahead and saw it easily. so my head was not up. my husband saw it too. he thought it went behind a house, it seemed so close. amazing!
Address Olney, MD
Latitude 39° 9' 0.48'' N (39.150132°)
Longitude 77° 4' 21.75'' W (-77.072708°)
Elevation 154.964m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-30 20:00 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-01 00:00 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 125°
Facing azimuth 44.9°
First azimuth 6.56°
First elevation 27°
Last azimuth 59.98°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Purple, Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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