Reports Report 168akz (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameTara M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksSeveral other parents/students witnessed it as we were leaving from basketball practice from tippecanoe valley high school. We were all calling each other. Our neighbors even called us to ask if we saw it. (Etna Green, IN)
Location
AddressAkron, IN
Latitude41° 7' 47.7'' N (41.13°)
Longitude 86° 2' 18.07'' W (-86.04°)
Elevation266.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:09 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:09 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle230°
Moving
Facing azimuth58.39°
First azimuth72.83°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth61.42°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorGreen, Light Green, Orange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksColors, very bright, whole area had lit up, flash, little flashes at the end before we did not see it anymore.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksYes right at very end, big flash then several small flashes very close together in distantance and time frame.