Reports Report 1230a (Event 1230-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1230-2019
Observer
NameDavid W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was daylight, bright skies, yet was extremely bright (but short lived). When colour turned to white-yellow it still had halo of orangeTime provided was not quite right (just checked and it was very close to 12:00 noon Brisbane time.
Location
AddressCloncurry, Queensland (AU)
Latitude20° 42' 17.02'' S (-20.7°)
Longitude 140° 30' 19.51'' E (140.51°)
Elevation193.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-19 11:45 AEST
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 01:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle159°
Moving
Facing azimuth184.98°
First azimuth182.65°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth190.82°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorOrange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksGlowing train, gradually dissipated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksColour intensified from orange to a white-yellow, ball increased in size then endedA few smaller trains went past the final flare out and gradually dissipated
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs above