Reports Report 2023cg (Event 2023-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2023-2013
Observer
NameLatisha M
Experience Level1/5
Remarksthis was the most amazing thing I have ever witnessed!
Location
AddressScarborough, ME
Latitude43° 34' 53.35'' N (43.58°)
Longitude 70° 15' 51.67'' W (-70.26°)
Elevation8.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-09-22 19:29 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-09-22 23:29 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth7.25°
First azimuth18.11°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth294.14°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length
Remarksglowing long train for 4-5 seconds and then you could see the smoke trail for 2-3 seconds the it just dissipated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksas the ball of bright light dissipated and went from a larger ball to smaller ball ,it seemed like there was an small explosion of light and then it was just gone
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-