Reports Report 3837do (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NamePatti A
Experience Level3/5
Remarks I just happened to look up at the sky which was bright blue, no clouds in the sky today, thinking how beautiful it was outside, when I spotted this. I have never seen anything like this before during daytime hours. It was so cool!
Location
AddressHudson, NY
Latitude42° 13' 28.96'' N (42.22°)
Longitude 73° 51' 19.97'' W (-73.86°)
Elevation46.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:11 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:11 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle101°
Moving
Facing azimuth111°
First azimuth111°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth120°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite with a flash of yellow and orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length20°
RemarksWhite
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe ball glowed yellow,orange, red, then disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-