Reports Report 1750aag (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameJosh R
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPortland, ME
Latitude43° 39' 30.37'' N (43.66°)
Longitude 70° 17' 51.6'' W (-70.3°)
Elevation13.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 00:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 04:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.62°
First azimuth327.09°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth4.03°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorPurple, Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksIt sounded like thunder. Loud booming sound
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length60°
RemarksIt was bright blue and purple that looked smokey.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright blue and purple. It lit up the whole sky.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-