Reports Report 1553h (Event 1553-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1553-2012
Observer
Namecollins N
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI know im not a great witnness to this but im not a complete amature . Take it from me this was a bright flash.Heading toward the constellation cassiopeia.
Location
Addressmemphis, TN
Latitude35° 5' 32.79'' N (35.09°)
Longitude 89° 53' 12.6'' W (-89.89°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-10-19 02:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2012-10-19 07:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle45°
Moving
Facing azimuth348.57°
First azimuth344.06°
First elevation84°
Last azimuth328.69°
Last elevation84°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colora brilliant white flash o
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarksi waited for noise but none occured
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length20°
RemarksI saw a brilliant flash...was shocked..thought meteor...looked up and saw a glowing train,,no noise but could have been a large explosion
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarksi saw a brilliant fash...looked up and saw a glowing train...the flash was the brightest id ever seen at night
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-