Reports Report 2891eb (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameJudith H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI will try to find out the exact time as I was pumping gas and I payed by credit card - will try and get the time the transaction was placed
Location
AddressConcord, MA
Latitude42° 27' 21.96'' N (42.46°)
Longitude 71° 21' 23.09'' W (-71.36°)
Elevation40.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:30 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle255°
Moving
Facing azimuth329.8°
First azimuth341.8°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth319.74°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was bright with a tail then it split into 2 pieces as it neared the horizon. Both had tails at that point - it was very brief, couple of seconds after the split. Then I couldn't see it anymore. Most of the 7 -10 seconds it just was the one bright object with tail