Reports Report 857av (Event 857-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 857-2018
Observer
NameTori B
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLansing, MI
Latitude42° 44' 58.51'' N (42.75°)
Longitude 84° 36' 37.51'' W (-84.61°)
Elevation263.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-05 04:32 EST
UT Date & Time2018-03-05 09:32 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle259°
Moving
Facing azimuth257.73°
First azimuth258.11°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth257.27°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was traveling in a streak, but suddenly the tip seemed to grow and get bright and round then it fragmented
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was bright white with some yellows and oranges around it and the pieces as they broke off. the fragments looked to propel away then fall. could make out at least 10 fragments with the naked eye