Reports Report 1616a (Event 1616-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1616-2018
Observer
NameJohn C
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressGrants Pass, OR
Latitude42° 30' 11.1'' N (42.5°)
Longitude 123° 22' 0.74'' W (-123.37°)
Elevation357.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-05-01 00:06 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-05-01 07:06 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle163°
Moving
Facing azimuth53.22°
First azimuth43.04°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth53.22°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.5s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a glowing train that faded out quickly, but it looked like the fireball broke up a bit as it entered the atmosphere.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-