Reports Report 1238b (Event 1238-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1238-2012
Observer
NameSue A
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMarquette, MI
Latitude46° 32' 42.33'' N (46.55°)
Longitude 87° 22' 50.38'' W (-87.38°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-08-31 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2012-09-01 02:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth178.6°
First azimuth137.22°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth198.17°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-1s
Length-1°
RemarksThe trail was about the same size as the meteor if not a bit longer. It was glowing orange as though on fire.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksThe meteor passed behind the house so we weren\'t able to see the resolution from our perspective.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-