Reports Report 3638ahs (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NamePam L
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPortland, ME
Latitude43° 41' 14.76'' N (43.69°)
Longitude 70° 18' 44.06'' W (-70.31°)
Elevation18.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.66°
First azimuth271.35°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth294.84°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange fiery outline and tail, ball was a greenish yellow color
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length10°
RemarksThe train was quite long in comparison to the ball. The train was a bright fiery orange like sparks. It started out like a white streak like most shooting stars look then it became brighter and turned orange and the ball became bigger and brighter to the greenish, yellow color before it finally burnt out.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-