Reports Report 68h (Event 68-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 68-2016
Observer
NameMary M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksUnfortunately we were driving at the time. It was quite noticeable but brief.
Location
AddressStockbridge, MA
Latitude42° 16' 48.54'' N (42.28°)
Longitude 73° 18' 44.95'' W (-73.31°)
Elevation256.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-05 20:35 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-06 01:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle167°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth139.56°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth135.64°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksOrange fireball with tail, ended more brightly. Much different than any "shooting star" we have seen.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-