Reports Report 4163z (Event 4163-2017)

Name Siobhán C
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks that was an incredible sight and it seemed very close to us
Address Laconia, NH
Latitude 43° 34' 30.29'' N (43.57508°)
Longitude 71° 29' 35.77'' W (-71.49327°)
Elevation 213.215m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-08 18:00 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-08 23:00 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 207°
Facing azimuth 343.36°
First azimuth 346.13°
First elevation 69°
Last azimuth 338.34°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Light Blue, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 15s
Length 20°
Remarks it was a marked train, and was visible well past the fireball moving below tree line. it was a smoke trail and seemed to contain specks falling away from the fireball itself.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks about half way through it’s descent there was a flash
Observation Yes
Remarks we could see pieces falling away from it as it descended