Reports Report 397b (Event 397-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 397-2017
Observer
NameVincent G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI saw one from the corner of my eye, then when I turned my head I saw the fireball described in the report
Location
AddressCovington, LA
Latitude30° 30' 54'' N (30.52°)
Longitude 90° 7' 10.16'' W (-90.12°)
Elevation12.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-01-31 20:10 CST
UT Date & Time2017-02-01 02:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle123°
Moving
Facing azimuth231.22°
First azimuth222.77°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth222.75°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBurst and split into fainter object
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFainter object burst and streaked from original