Reports Report 7616am (Event 7616-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7616-2021
Observer
NameAmanda C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving home from work. I originally thought it was a bright plane until it became brighter and began falling downward and leaving a trail before going out.
Location
AddressConcord, MA
Latitude42° 27' 46.19'' N (42.46°)
Longitude 71° 22' 47.25'' W (-71.38°)
Elevation49.09m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-12 20:27 EST
UT Date & Time2021-11-13 01:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth289.79°
First azimuth262.1°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth270.42°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length40°
RemarksGlowing train that wobbled and lingered. It was white and light blue, like the object itself. The train was visible the entire time, even when the object looked like it was beginning to disintegrate.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-