Reports Report 168ajo (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameVanessa M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving Westward on M59 and saw the fireball coming from the upper left-hand down towards the bottom right it was a fiery ball in the sky that burnt out before reaching the ground.
Location
AddressUtica, MI
Latitude42° 37' 27.93'' N (42.62°)
Longitude 83° 4' 24.72'' W (-83.07°)
Elevation208.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:10 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth262.49°
First azimuth227.36°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth259.97°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorYellow, orange. Looked exactly like fire
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFireball and then it burns out in mid-air
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-