Reports Report 2826a (Event 2826-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2826-2018
Observer
NameCliff P
Experience Level4/5
RemarksWe both gasped outloud it was so bright very moving we laughed even for abit it was so exciting
Location
AddressClearwater, KS
Latitude37° 27' 2.89'' N (37.45°)
Longitude 97° 30' 51.66'' W (-97.51°)
Elevation400.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-05 01:50 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-05 06:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle334°
Moving
Facing azimuth179.58°
First azimuth81.25°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth189.46°
Last elevation80°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorPurple, Light Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length40°
RemarksIt lit up really bright so much that the trail just glowed from north to south
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksJust popped like a starburst of a firework
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFlashed at the end and small particles for just second