Reports Report 168afs (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameElizabeth L
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI didn't see the meteor itself but the sky slowly lot up and thenthere was a bright flash that resembled lightening oc.f. in the distance. The sky lit up primarily to the East and Northeast of where I was located. I was in my vehicle slowing to a stop when it occurred
Location
AddressMunger, MI
Latitude43° 31' 18.26'' N (43.52°)
Longitude 83° 44' 19.6'' W (-83.74°)
Elevation178.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:02 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle18°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth62.84°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth14.95°
Last elevation90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-