Reports Report 3638aoy (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
Namep M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was looking up at the time enjoying the clear night sky with the stars being bright the moon had not come up over the horizon yet, seen nothing in the sky before hand it just appeared , I was amazed at how long it lasted and how bright it was, I was in the side back yard so I lost it when it went towards the front yard, ran to see if I could still seen it the trees got in the line of sight,
Location
AddressDudley, MA
Latitude42° 2' 33.59'' N (42.04°)
Longitude 71° 53' 57.4'' W (-71.9°)
Elevation157.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:15 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:15 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth340.78°
First azimuth356.1°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth254.49°
Last elevation67°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration15s
Length12°
Remarksit looked like smoke coming from the back end,
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-