Reports Report 1539cr (Event 1539-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1539-2021
Observer
NameJeanne G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWe see many shooting stars, and I know that it was too close, too big and too bright to be a shooting star. We saw it so quickly that we didn't have time to video.
Location
AddressAfton, WI
Latitude42° 36' 50.65'' N (42.61°)
Longitude 89° 4' 41.4'' W (-89.08°)
Elevation234.74m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-11 18:50 CST
UT Date & Time2021-03-12 00:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth340°
First azimuth331.22°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth340.11°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorDark Purple, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksAbout a minute or two after we saw it, we heard a large boom that sounded very distant.
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-