Reports Report 168aie (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameRachel W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI saw this event while driving.
Location
AddressLansing, MI
Latitude42° 44' 26.77'' N (42.74°)
Longitude 84° 41' 35.67'' W (-84.69°)
Elevation255.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:11 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:11 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth100°
First azimuth90°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth138.61°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was very bright, like a firework. It lasted a split second but I was driving home and couldn’t miss it.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-