Reports Report 1750abw (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameBrian W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI didnt see the meteor itself,only the flash and the extremely loud explosion. i found out it was a meteor later that day after initial reports.
Location
AddressHartford, ME
Latitude44° 21' 43.73'' N (44.36°)
Longitude 70° 19' 49.62'' W (-70.33°)
Elevation207.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 00:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 04:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionUnknown
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation90°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation85°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
Colororange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarksvery loud explosions going off within a few seconds. Shook my home good.sounds odd, i know, but i first thought of a nuclear warhead.
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw a bright flash of light and then a boom louder than anything ive ever heard. It was several quick booms within a few seconds and shook my house.
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-