Reports Report 1198b (Event 1198-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1198-2019
Observer
NameLevi F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis is one of two successive fireballs seen
Location
AddressMarne, MI
Latitude43° 3' 9.33'' N (43.05°)
Longitude 85° 53' 56.59'' W (-85.9°)
Elevation202.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-17 03:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-17 07:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle209°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth292.13°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth275.07°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFirst sighting lasted about 1.5 seconds, then went dark for .5 seconds, ending with another 1-1.5 seconds