Reports Report 1295a (Event 1295-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1295-2018
Observer
NameMelody P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was huge and so bright and so close to earth, unlike a shooting star that is faint and in the distance I've never seen anything like this. It was a spectacular sight. Unreal. It just kept going and going with same brightness and then it was out of my sight
Location
AddressHouston, TX
Latitude29° 36' 29.28'' N (29.61°)
Longitude 95° 15' 32.05'' W (-95.26°)
Elevation13.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-04-03 05:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-04-03 10:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation29°
Last azimuth358.89°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length12°
Remarksglowing train that was more faint in brightness further away from fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-