Reports Report 5450eg (Event 5450-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5450-2017
Observer
NameLance S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksDefinitely much brighter than typical meteor or “shooting star”. This was likely either a fireball. My wife was driving with me and also saw it. Daughter in back seat did not.
Location
AddressWeston, CT
Latitude41° 12' 56.33'' N (41.22°)
Longitude 73° 21' 0.96'' W (-73.35°)
Elevation30.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-26 17:51 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-26 22:51 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle10°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth17.06°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth16.01°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksvery bright streaking, ending with an even brighter larger pulse
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-