Reports Report 1281t (Event 1281-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1281-2011
Observer
NameDeb
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt just disappeared did not seem to fallout of the sky. It was really cool looking. It looked like a very bright 6\" light ball with a tail. It was bright white and not dull in color at all. The tail looked like about 3\' long attached to the ball and tapering to a point.
Location
AddressOkemos, MI
Latitude42° 42' 4.05'' N (42.7°)
Longitude 84° 24' 55.69'' W (-84.42°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-11-04 20:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2011-11-05 00:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth209.42°
First azimuth207.57°
First elevation48°
Last azimuth207.84°
Last elevation48°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorwhite/orange/white/blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksI heard a hissing sound that maded me turned to look out of my window
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-