Reports Report 4054i (Event 4054-2017)

Name John A
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I was driving on 93 North just into Medford and saw what looked like a big comet or a meteor like I had never seen before. It was big and lasted a long time. Bigger than a shooting star.
Address Medford, MA
Latitude 42° 24' 35.34'' N (42.409818°)
Longitude 71° 6' 9.59'' W (-71.102664°)
Elevation 3.265m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-30 23:09 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-31 03:09 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 247°
Facing azimuth 25.09°
First azimuth 349.8°
First elevation 57°
Last azimuth 345.28°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
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Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
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Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
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Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
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Observation Unknown
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