Reports Report 5450fq (Event 5450-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5450-2017
Observer
NameHeidi H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was like nothing I have ever seen!! So much larger and closer than any shooting star...big ball of fire, edges sparking like a 4th of July sparkler...I lost sight of it through the tree line- just a quick glimpse as it passed over the road in front of me.
Location
AddressMorrill, ME
Latitude44° 27' 13.64'' N (44.45°)
Longitude 69° 12' 22.4'' W (-69.21°)
Elevation110.27m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-26 17:52 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-26 22:52 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.96°
First azimuth243.64°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth284.73°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-