Reports Report 5450bb (Event 5450-2017)

Name Brandon B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks While driving on 495 North I briefly saw the fire ball come in to view a bit ahead of me to the right, it continued a downward and to the right descent first appearing to be green and than fading into a bright white flare till it appeared to burn out just above the tree line.
Address Hudson, MA
Latitude 42° 22' 18.36'' N (42.371766°)
Longitude 71° 35' 51.1'' W (-71.597528°)
Elevation 78.027m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-26 17:50 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-26 22:50 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 156°
Facing azimuth 346.09°
First azimuth 344.36°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 6.97°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color Light Green, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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