Reports Report 1139a (Event 1139-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1139-2018
Observer
NameMelanie T
Experience Level1/5
RemarksMy eight year old son saw it too and we just happened to walk outside at the perfect time to see it!
Location
AddressFranklin, TN
Latitude35° 55' 28.68'' N (35.92°)
Longitude 86° 47' 25.42'' W (-86.79°)
Elevation259.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-22 20:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-23 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth60°
First azimuth55°
First elevation18°
Last azimuth75°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train, thick at round fireball and thinning gradually into sparkles out to the left of fireball as it travelled left to right/ downward through sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-