Reports Report 2110a (Event 2110-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2110-2018
Name P S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This was much larger than any shooting star that I had seen in the past. Extremely bright, almost looked like a firework shooting horizontally across the sky in a perfectly straight line. Leaving a long trail behind.
Address Ludlow, MA
Latitude 42° 11' 44.04'' N (42.2°)
Longitude 72° 29' 51.92'' W (-72.5°)
Elevation 97.57m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-06-17 22:15 EDT
UT Date & Time 2018-06-18 02:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 271°
Facing azimuth 68.82°
First azimuth 72.7°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 39.34°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 10°
Remarks White glowing train breaking up at the end, almost a comet-like appearance.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -