Reports Report 3837a (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NamePaul E
Experience Level4/5
Remarksnever seen one in the middle of the day with full sun and clear sky
Location
AddressNewark, NJ
Latitude40° 44' 20.7'' N (40.74°)
Longitude 74° 10' 5.92'' W (-74.17°)
Elevation10.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 13:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 17:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle94°
Moving
Facing azimuth113.05°
First azimuth93.7°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth138.33°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorBlue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksa blue streak turned into a ball of bright white light
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksat the end a small burst with tiny shooting pieces that vanished.