Reports Report 168aa (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameKelly S
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBattle Creek, MI
Latitude42° 17' 50.5'' N (42.3°)
Longitude 85° 13' 47.65'' W (-85.23°)
Elevation282.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:05 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle236°
Moving
Facing azimuth81.43°
First azimuth84.85°
First elevation15°
Last azimuth72.4°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length25°
RemarksOrange glowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like a firework exploding and fizzled out
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright orange explosion that fizzled out