Reports Report 3837cw (Event 3837-2017)

Name Mary Ann B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Timing is a rough estimate. I was hiking and didn't have a phone/watch
Address Mattapoisett, MA
Latitude 41° 37' 41.06'' N (41.628071°)
Longitude 70° 50' 31.11'' W (-70.841974°)
Elevation 0.715m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 15:10 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 19:10 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 108°
Facing azimuth 177.44°
First azimuth 154.99°
First elevation 12°
Last azimuth 191.32°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Length -
Remarks Smoke train that seemingly ignited into a flash
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Stunning, vivid, extremely bright, surprisingly large burst followed by a very mini burst. Started as a smokey trail and then quickly 'ignited' and became a burst followed by a mini burst
Observation Yes
Remarks Small bright, immediately in line with the first burst