Reports Report 5450aa (Event 5450-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5450-2017
Observer
Namebeth D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI am sorry I did not add my direction... if you feel it is important, I can figure it out. I was visiting an event in a different town, so I did not have my directional bearings. Lots of people had cameras there, so I hope someone was able to record this, there was a lot of excitement among those who saw it
Location
AddressBoothbay, ME
Latitude43° 52' 33.42'' N (43.88°)
Longitude 69° 39' 30.89'' W (-69.66°)
Elevation15.84m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-26 18:00 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-26 23:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle152°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation40°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit was so bright, a continual explosion of light that followed the trajectory of the object. wish I had the words to describe it, or at least a picture. at first I thought it was fireworks. I have seen many falling stars, and I know this was not one. It was so bright, and it shed light as it went
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthis fireball was shedding light in a big wake as it fell down, almost like a sparkler would