Reports Report 1617a (Event 1617-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1617-2018
Observer
NameMatthew D
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPaxico, KS
Latitude39° 3' 32.75'' N (39.06°)
Longitude 96° 10' 18.79'' W (-96.17°)
Elevation333.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-05-01 05:25 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-05-01 10:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle88°
Moving
Facing azimuth293.39°
First azimuth293.57°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth310.6°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite with blue and gold edges
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksThe tail was gold-colored, and had little gold sparks/drops that fell away from it
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-