Reports Report 31d (Event 31-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 31-2021
Observer
NameMichael H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI haven’t seen one this bright and almost at a straight downward trajectory. It did have a “smoke trail” until it disappeared very low on horizon to SE.
Location
AddressClaremore, OK
Latitude36° 16' 46.12'' N (36.28°)
Longitude 95° 38' 45.36'' W (-95.65°)
Elevation197.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-01-02 19:00 CST
UT Date & Time2021-01-03 01:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth98.3°
First azimuth23.87°
First elevation79°
Last azimuth66.08°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt first appeared as bright white but changed to bright light green before flashing even brighter before disappearing on its way downward.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-