Reports Report 1490y (Event 1490-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1490-2011
Observer
NameAmy
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIn the distance, the object appeared to leap over the highway. Bright color!
Location
AddressVassar, KS
Latitude38° 38' 14.66'' N (38.64°)
Longitude 95° 36' 7.1'' W (-95.6°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-07 22:35 CST
UT Date & Time2011-12-08 04:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth-1°
First azimuth72.55°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth91.21°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorTwo fluctuations from ora
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration2s
Length
RemarksLooking straight East on the highway, the ball started out as an orange shooting start but flashed bright green twice. I also noticed a sparkling effect. It did not touch the horizon but it came close.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-