Reports Report 4140i (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NameMelissa K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksVery exciting, happened very fast and seemed like a light coming fast and bright then vanished as it shrunk and came downward behind the trees.
Location
AddressLevant, ME
Latitude44° 52' 23.84'' N (44.87°)
Longitude 68° 57' 25.86'' W (-68.96°)
Elevation71.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 03:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth278.18°
First azimuth152.91°
First elevation
Last azimuth338.41°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksBoom, like a small explosion off in the distance maybe 4 min later. Probably 2 miles away.
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksVery clear trail.and surrounding flash fragments like a fizzling firework
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