Reports Report 3837cn (Event 3837-2017)

Name Kathy B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I have seen a few at night but they were much higher in the sky, was surprised to see one during the day and so low and so bright on a bright sunny day. At first I wasn’t sure what it was. Very cool tho.
Address Newton, MA
Latitude 42° 18' 47.35'' N (42.313154°)
Longitude 71° 13' 28.91'' W (-71.224696°)
Elevation 32.801m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 15:00 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 19:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 97°
Facing azimuth 178.84°
First azimuth 169.54°
First elevation 24°
Last azimuth 193.26°
Last elevation 23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Remarks White, glowing
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It appeared to flash or grow larger then fade off
Observation Unknown
Remarks -