Reports Report 168aj (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameA M
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLansing, MI
Latitude42° 42' 25.54'' N (42.71°)
Longitude 84° 32' 4.69'' W (-84.53°)
Elevation257.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:10 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:10 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle181°
Moving
Facing azimuth85.46°
First azimuth-
First elevation20°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorDark Purple, Purple, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBlue lightning type flash prior to seeing red/purple ball falling
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-