Reports Report 3117n (Event 3117-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3117-2018
Observer
NameAmor H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI first thought it was a plane on fire and about to crash
Location
AddressAustin, TX
Latitude30° 9' 53.68'' N (30.16°)
Longitude 97° 50' 26.38'' W (-97.84°)
Elevation219.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-17 20:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-18 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle214°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth92.17°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth80.13°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train, fire tail
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-