Reports Report 116f (Event 116-2017)

Name Alexa P
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Just it was very visable. I was in my car playing music so I didn't hear anything but I looked up and I thought it was a plane and then I realized it was a glowing ball that fizzled out in flames to smoke.
Address New Canaan, CT
Latitude 41° 8' 45.16'' N (41.145879°)
Longitude 73° 29' 34.67'' W (-73.492964°)
Elevation 87.988m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 20:52 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-09 01:52 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 244.25°
First azimuth 235.31°
First elevation 48°
Last azimuth 247.3°
Last elevation 37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Remarks It was a smokey glowing train, kind of in between. Until it just poofed & there was just a smokey grey puff of smoke
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -