Reports Report 2204a (Event 2204-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2204-2019
Observer
NameRONALD S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressVidor, TX
Latitude30° 4' 45.54'' N (30.08°)
Longitude 93° 59' 10.36'' W (-93.99°)
Elevation3.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-16 21:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-17 02:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle184°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksSmoke trail that last for a second or two after the fireball light disappeared, some signs of fire in the trail as it was brighty lit, seemed like it was very close. Brightest and closest falling object I have ever seen.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-