Reports Report 5508h (Event 5508-2017)

Name Laura p
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks looked like a huge shooting star
Address Framingham, MA
Latitude 42° 18' 37.63'' N (42.310454°)
Longitude 71° 26' 17.4'' W (-71.438168°)
Elevation 53.767m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-28 22:40 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-29 03:40 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 201°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth 1.62°
First elevation 70°
Last azimuth 358.8°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks It looked like a trail from a firecracker but was not one
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks it looked like it was crumbling
Observation Yes
Remarks same