Reports Report 3837bj (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameNicole C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have a photo that I took several minutes after the initial sighting, of the contrail looking thing that then lasted in the sky for ~60 minutes after the sighting. If you would like it just email me!
Location
AddressWaterbury, CT
Latitude41° 33' 16.17'' N (41.55°)
Longitude 73° 3' 18.78'' W (-73.06°)
Elevation95.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 14:59 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 18:59 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle82°
Moving
Facing azimuth167.33°
First azimuth117.87°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth187.23°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Light Yellow, White, silvery
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length55°
Remarksthe glow trail lasted a couple of seconds as it flew by, but the contrail looking thing in the sky afterwards lasted ONE HOUR
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksnot large, it was like it got brighter with a flash and then it was gone.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-