Reports Report 3837ac (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameMark M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was driving southbound on route 8 in Waterbury at 3:00 in the afternoon. The sun was shining bright and still the object was very bright and silver in appearance.
Location
AddressWaterbury, CT
Latitude41° 33' 12.13'' N (41.55°)
Longitude 73° 3' 13.21'' W (-73.05°)
Elevation91.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth160°
First azimuth80°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth170°
Last elevation65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorSince the sun was brightly shining, it appeared silver in color
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
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Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-