Reports Report 3837el (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameLaurel K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was heading onto Cape Cod over the Sagamore Bridge at approx. 3:10 and the fireball flew/arced off to my right (southwest?). I thought it was a daytime comet as it had a tail, and contacted NOAA who directed me to this website.
Location
AddressBourne, MA
Latitude41° 46' 35.7'' N (41.78°)
Longitude 70° 32' 37.51'' W (-70.54°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle72°
Moving
Facing azimuth51.24°
First azimuth59.92°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth55.71°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
Colorit was a white/light yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-