Reports Report 229ag (Event 229-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 229-2018
Observer
NameJames S
Experience Level4/5
RemarksBrightest one I have seen in quite a while. Wish I had a dash cam!
Location
AddressGreenfield, IN
Latitude39° 49' 31.22'' N (39.83°)
Longitude 85° 41' 13.85'' W (-85.69°)
Elevation285.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-18 20:07 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-19 01:07 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth263.95°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth280.9°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe streak was thick and bright, the trail thickened and at the end of the trail it momentarily increased in brightness about double.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-