Reports Report 857al (Event 857-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 857-2018
Observer
NameWendell P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAm glad to have finally gotten to see a fireball.
Location
AddressKendallville, IN
Latitude41° 26' 58.62'' N (41.45°)
Longitude 85° 40' 32.23'' W (-85.68°)
Elevation261.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-05 04:40 EST
UT Date & Time2018-03-05 09:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle237°
Moving
Facing azimuth268.15°
First azimuth297.47°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth267.56°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like what lightning looks like blinking in and out.then a bright white light followed buy a explosion of fire.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThree fireballs from the meteor