Reports Report 5450lz (Event 5450-2017)

Name Greg B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Direction of object was parallel to the roadway I was traveling at about 10:00o'clock(12:00 = straight up) above me as I was heading westerly.
Address Rome, ME
Latitude 44° 30' 51.99'' N (44.514443°)
Longitude 69° 55' 37.25'' W (-69.927013°)
Elevation 97.439m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-26 17:55 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-26 22:55 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down to up
Descent Angle -
Facing azimuth 283.03°
First azimuth 273.69°
First elevation 80°
Last azimuth 279.49°
Last elevation 72°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Remarks Bright white dimmed to faint redish white with a :smoke: trail then an end flash . No breakup with spreading trajectories observed
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks see above
Observation No
Remarks -