Reports Report 3638ali (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NameMark C
Experience Level4/5
RemarksBrightest one I've seen. Expected a boom but we were traveling in auto.
Location
Address, VT
Latitude43° 46' 24.44'' N (43.77°)
Longitude 72° 26' 36.97'' W (-72.44°)
Elevation173.74m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth120°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth230°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksStarted dim and got brighter. Seemed to slow down and break up. Orange fragments broke off at end.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like orange fragments broke off.