Reports Report 3837bx (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameMike M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBright in full daylight.
Location
AddressWest Bridgewater, MA
Latitude42° 2' 10.92'' N (42.04°)
Longitude 71° 3' 11.06'' W (-71.05°)
Elevation29.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 14:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 18:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth182.18°
First azimuth184.61°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth226.57°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorPink, Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragments went vertical so that the fireball was a vertical line about 2-3 degrees before it burned out.