Reports Report 51ah (Event 51-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 51-2017
Observer
NameEric M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksGreat way to start the day
Location
AddressTroy, MI
Latitude42° 33' 43.36'' N (42.56°)
Longitude 83° 9' 26.48'' W (-83.16°)
Elevation209.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-08 06:18 EST
UT Date & Time2017-01-08 11:18 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle240°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth350°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksIt was dark outside, couldn't see any smoke. Light train that started whiter and had some green in it eventually. Thought it was a plane, started fast (ish) and ended slow
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-