Reports Report 3638aaq (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
Namejoshua B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThought it was a very low shooting star at first but it was a lot lower than any I've ever seen so low I considered going the direction it was traveling to see if I could find it.
Location
AddressAllenstown, NH
Latitude43° 9' 28.31'' N (43.16°)
Longitude 71° 24' 20.48'' W (-71.41°)
Elevation96.11m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:34 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:34 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth270°
First elevation17°
Last azimuth270°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorBright blue to white flashing with a White tale in its wake
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksLong bright train that was glowing that lasted about 1-2 seconds after the ball disappeared above the tree line. From the time I saw the ball till it disappeared was about 5-8 total seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFlashing very bright to a light brightness throughout the whole sighting
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-