Reports Report 4140dt (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NamePaul M
Experience Level3/5
Remarks2nd siting this year! We were racing off-shore from Marblehead, Ma to Boothbay Harbor, ME, heading 45+/- magnetic from Thatchers Island off Rockport, MA. There was also a siting of a smaller event about 30 minutes later.
Location
AddressCumberland, ME
Latitude43° 24' 46.03'' N (43.41°)
Longitude 69° 44' 12.01'' W (-69.74°)
Elevation-131.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:15 ?
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 04:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth309.05°
First azimuth313.48°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth310.48°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorPurple, Pink, Blue, Light Blue, Green, Light Green, Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt went from bright white to multi-color,appearing as a technicolor flare as we were 20+/- miles off-shore
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksColors radiated out in mutiple directions