Reports Report 4140aq (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NameM H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving, I thought it was lightning until I saw the ball with a tail, I thought a firework but there was no explosion or boom it was just gone after a second.
Location
AddressWarren, ME
Latitude44° 12' 40.67'' N (44.21°)
Longitude 69° 14' 33.07'' W (-69.24°)
Elevation54.28m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 03:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth280°
First azimuth293.35°
First elevation48°
Last azimuth300.36°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorPurple, Dark Blue, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-