Reports Report 3151aau (Event 3151-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3151-2019
Observer
NameBede M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI am a sailor and have a good sense of direction and degrees of angle. I am also tuned in to the night sky. Witnessing this event was a highlight of my life.
Location
AddressGosnold, MA
Latitude41° 25' 9.29'' N (41.42°)
Longitude 70° 55' 41.38'' W (-70.93°)
Elevation9.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-24 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-25 03:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth205.26°
First azimuth187.81°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth237.98°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length40°
RemarksLike burning embers after a that trail a fireworks rocket.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA great, bright blue flash that lit up the night almost like day for a fraction of a second. Was frightening, but impressive.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-