Reports Report 1161l (Event 1161-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1161-2018
Observer
NameSpencer R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksPossibly could be the Tiangong-1 Space Station falling?
Location
AddressWest Branch, IA
Latitude41° 40' 17.05'' N (41.67°)
Longitude 91° 20' 47.87'' W (-91.35°)
Elevation219.37m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-30 23:35 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-31 04:35 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle93°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.94°
First azimuth316.35°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth345°
Last elevation85°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorYellow/Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing yellow/orange trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball became brighter and slightly bigger before it went out
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-