Reports Report 3971c (Event 3971-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3971-2017
Observer
NameJoseph K
Experience Level4/5
Remarksend of the smoke trail curled back to the North and upward (from my viewpoint)
Location
AddressValley Falls, KS
Latitude39° 21' 13.21'' N (39.35°)
Longitude 95° 26' 15.64'' W (-95.44°)
Elevation315.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-24 04:04 CDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-24 09:04 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth72.62°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth124.31°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorPink, Blue, Dark Green, Green, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration45s
Length18°
Remarkssmoke lingered +1minwhite-yellow/orange/blue/green/red changed colors rapidly and lasted 6-12sec
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-