Reports Report 3117e (Event 3117-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3117-2018
Observer
NameAllison B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI walked out to water my plants, and I saw a bright rather large glowing fireball wizzing down out of site towards the south east of Austin. I’ve never seen anything so large or like it!
Location
AddressAustin, TX
Latitude30° 15' 35.85'' N (30.26°)
Longitude 97° 46' 23.21'' W (-97.77°)
Elevation155.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-17 21:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-18 02:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth80.58°
First azimuth82.63°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth79.3°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
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Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-