Reports Report 7116a (Event 7116-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7116-2021
Observer
NameRob F
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were in a vehicle heading south on Hwy 52. The location and time are approximated as we did not know there was a place to report such sightings. We have seen shooting stars before, but nothing that displayed color like this one did, and only once before seen anything as large or bright.
Location
AddressNew Hampton, IA
Latitude43° 15' 8.54'' N (43.25°)
Longitude 92° 17' 52.93'' W (-92.3°)
Elevation361.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-30 20:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-31 01:00 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth185°
First azimuth185°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth185°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
Remarksglowing train. noted what looked like a flair that was parted by a solid mass in the center
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-