Reports Report 1793n (Event 1793-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1793-2022
Observer
NameDavid C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was amazing and I’ve never seen anything quite like it before. Really bright, with the tail sparkling. I wish O wasn’t in the car, because I bet there was noise along with it.
Location
AddressBennington, NE
Latitude41° 19' 16.89'' N (41.32°)
Longitude 96° 9' 29.72'' W (-96.16°)
Elevation355.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-03-15 21:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-03-16 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.18°
First azimuth275.42°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth269.49°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length10°
RemarksThe center was bright, while the trail reminded me of a sparkler. Then after it burnt out, I could see a gray smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the end of it streaking across the sky, it was brightest at the end, before it went away
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-