Reports Report 1281n (Event 1281-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1281-2011
Observer
NameMary G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksVery clear night very bright meteor. was red in the front with a white tail. It was one of the brightest I\'ve seen. I was the only one to see it that night because it didn\'t last long...or I just saw it right before it dissipated.
Location
AddressMaybee, MI
Latitude42° 0' 45.15'' N (42.01°)
Longitude 83° 37' 13.06'' W (-83.62°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-11-04 20:50 CDT
UT Date & Time2011-11-05 00:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle45°
Moving
Facing azimuth9.63°
First azimuth16°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth10.13°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite / red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksI was outside having a bonfire with my brother and friends. The farmer was harvesting the corn so there was a lot of noise around me. If there was any noise associated with this I was not aware.
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-