Reports Report 168ali (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameCindy B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt appeared with a long burning tail, like fire from a rocket and was really close, not high in the sky. Lasted only a few seconds. There was about a 15 second delay before the crackling sound.
Location
AddressClinton, MI
Latitude42° 4' 11.82'' N (42.07°)
Longitude 83° 58' 14.88'' W (-83.97°)
Elevation254.18m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 20:05 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation50°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorRed, orange,
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkscrackling of a fire
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-