Reports Report 1750ad (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameChelsea M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis is not a prank, i honestly thought there was a fire in the backyard which is why I looked out the window and saw it, but that's how bright it was. Scared me because I've never seen something like that before.
Location
AddressWinthrop, ME
Latitude44° 19' 11.87'' N (44.32°)
Longitude 70° 0' 12.43'' W (-70°)
Elevation153.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 00:51 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 04:51 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle139°
Moving
Facing azimuth280.47°
First azimuth279.63°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth300.17°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksKind of a sparking, flaming, rumbling, noise. It was not like thunder, it was not loud it was pretty faint although I was mostly fascinated by the brightness
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksAbout 6 minutes after I saw it fall, I heard a loud noise, lIke an echo. At first I thought it was wind because it was windy earlier that day but realized that it was just cold and slightly wondy, not enough to make that kind of noise.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length
RemarksIt was skinny where it began and was fat where it ended, and it got skinnier until it dissappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBits of orange falling off of the main ball of fire