Reports Report 1750al (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameM A
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt looked like a failed firework falling back towards earth. Like a distant molotov cocktail.
Location
AddressNewton, MA
Latitude42° 18' 33.67'' N (42.31°)
Longitude 71° 12' 1.09'' W (-71.2°)
Elevation49.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 00:52 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 04:52 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle166°
Moving
Facing azimuth24.27°
First azimuth21.54°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth24.41°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorIt looked like something on fire that was falling downwards. Typical fire colors of yellow, orange, some red.
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
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Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-