Reports Report 1891a (Event 1891-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1891-2018
Observer
NameRichard J
Experience Level4/5
RemarksFollowing sound of impact was precise from trajectory.
Location
AddressBolivar, MO
Latitude37° 36' 3.6'' N (37.6°)
Longitude 93° 24' 45.43'' W (-93.41°)
Elevation333.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-05-29 00:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-05-29 05:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle130°
Moving
Facing azimuth290.56°
First azimuth292.57°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth313.99°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksReverberation from or echo that sounded at least 60-100 miles away. Low sounding boom that echoed for about 3 seconds.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length50°
RemarksFlash,.. then heavy yellow and white trail.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksQuick flash. Bright white.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTrain was disintegrating somewhat comparable to light sparks... similar to gunpowder burning.