Reports Report 1981e (Event 1981-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1981-2012
Observer
NameBrendan D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAmazing sight- almost appeared as a missile flying by but faster and brighter. Did not leave much of a tail. Appeared to be very large and very close.
Location
AddressScituate, MA
Latitude42° 11' 5.74'' N (42.18°)
Longitude 70° 44' 6.79'' W (-70.74°)
Elevation17.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-11-25 00:30 EST
UT Date & Time2012-11-25 05:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.98°
First azimuth250.37°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth320.64°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorBright White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks__
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-