Reports Report 5450eh (Event 5450-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5450-2017
Observer
NameTina F
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving. Four other vehicles were traveling the same direction. I cannot have been the only one to see it. It was right in front of us.
Location
AddressBaldwin, ME
Latitude43° 49' 59.52'' N (43.83°)
Longitude 70° 46' 41.23'' W (-70.78°)
Elevation113.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-26 17:50 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-26 22:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth178.29°
First azimuth210.54°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth47.29°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length25°
RemarksGlowing train, then a breakup with two red ‘sparks’ falling in different directions
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksGlowing train, then a breakup with two red ‘sparks’ falling in different directions
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksGlowing train, then a breakup with two red ‘sparks’ falling in different directions