Reports Report 5450in (Event 5450-2017)

Name Susan S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks We saw a large stream almost like shooting star coming down over the road while driving. We only saw the trail as the sky was obstructed by trees. A heavily wooded area.
Address Weare, NH
Latitude 43° 5' 32.23'' N (43.092286°)
Longitude 71° 45' 37.81'' W (-71.760503°)
Elevation 278.964m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-26 18:00 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-26 23:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 182°
Facing azimuth 0.83°
First azimuth 326.97°
First elevation 68°
Last azimuth 352.57°
Last elevation 21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Purple, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 99.99°
Remarks glowing train with large ember on the end
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -