Reports Report 168aje (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
Namejoseph P
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI thought it was "thunder snow" as it was very, very light snow in the air, to diminishing snow. the area I was in is open field to forest. very cool!
Location
AddressLivonia, MI
Latitude42° 23' 23.58'' N (42.39°)
Longitude 83° 22' 32.38'' W (-83.38°)
Elevation202.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:15 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle80°
Moving
Facing azimuth269.56°
First azimuth240.92°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth296.09°
Last elevation61°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksdriving west, first saw peripheral view from south to northwest, at due west is when I saw it "burst" brightest. nearby open field to south.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-