Reports Report 1924p (Event 1924-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1924-2018
Observer
NameDesiree S
Experience Level2/5
Remarksflare lit up like a welder's torch; seriously bright, lit up landscape in an orange light; vanished before horizon (behind clouds ?)
Location
AddressOrapa, Central District (BW)
Latitude19° 39' 12.07'' S (-19.65°)
Longitude 23° 52' 50.78'' E (23.88°)
Elevation943.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-06-02 19:00 CAT
UT Date & Time2018-06-02 17:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth130°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
Colororange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarkssaw two flashes; a small thin line followed by two flares
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-