Reports Report 4887a (Event 4887-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4887-2022
Observer
NameHeather Z
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt just appeared to be much bigger than a shooting star so I'm not exactly sure what I saw but it was just a big white ball with something trailing after it falling from the sky
Location
AddressYankton, SD
Latitude42° 53' 39.58'' N (42.89°)
Longitude 97° 23' 52.39'' W (-97.4°)
Elevation374.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-09 22:59 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-10 03:59 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle20°
Moving
Facing azimuth273.29°
First azimuth353.07°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth357.07°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
RemarksLooked like a light that was fading out as it fell from the sky
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-