Reports Report 3837t (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameKate G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksSeeing reports on Twitter from PA, VT, RI, and NYC saying they saw the same thing at 3:00 PM EST.
Location
AddressWorcester, MA
Latitude42° 16' 32.73'' N (42.28°)
Longitude 71° 47' 48.79'' W (-71.8°)
Elevation157.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:02 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle97°
Moving
Facing azimuth159.96°
First azimuth-
First elevation27°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksGlowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash before it disappeared. No fragmentation that I could see.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-