Reports Report 168als (Event 168-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 168-2018
Observer
NameJohn W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksMy 10 year old son witnessed the meteor while we were driving into Marshalltown, IA on Hwy 30. I personally did not see it.
Location
AddressMarshalltown, IA
Latitude42° 0' 26.71'' N (42.01°)
Longitude 92° 59' 42.32'' W (-93°)
Elevation311.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-16 19:10 CST
UT Date & Time2018-01-17 01:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.49°
First azimuth86.24°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth89.88°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-