Reports Report 51by (Event 51-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 51-2017
Observer
NameCharmaine W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWe were driving down I-94 and right in front of us appeared a very large fireball moving from north to south. It was incredible and then it seemed to go out. Awesome experience!
Location
AddressAnn Arbor, MI
Latitude42° 14' 13.6'' N (42.24°)
Longitude 83° 43' 32.69'' W (-83.73°)
Elevation251.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-08 06:20 EST
UT Date & Time2017-01-08 11:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle268°
Moving
Facing azimuth269.4°
First azimuth268.2°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth231.54°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorPurple, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
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Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
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Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-