Reports Report 596b (Event 596-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 596-2012
Observer
NameJeffrey B
Experience Level4/5
RemarksIt was a fairly large ball of light moving at relatively slow speed, for a meteor, with an arching path moving from east to north east.
Location
AddressPrescott, AZ
Latitude34° 33' 5.78'' N (34.55°)
Longitude 112° 28' 46.57'' W (-112.48°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-04-23 19:38 MDT
UT Date & Time2012-04-24 02:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction-
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth63.92°
First azimuth69.74°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth49.46°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
Colorwhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
Remarksa glowing train a few degrees trailing the fire ball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-