Reports Report 4562ab (Event 4562-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4562-2018
Observer
NameJohn G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBrightest falling object I've seen.
Location
AddressHoxie, KS
Latitude39° 21' 6.62'' N (39.35°)
Longitude 100° 14' 16.4'' W (-100.24°)
Elevation743.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-01 20:40 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-11-02 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing train, lit by the fireball. Disappearing when fireball went behind low clouds
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-