Reports Report 1902u (Event 1902-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1902-2013
Observer
NameKate S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was unlike any meteor shower or asteroid I've seen before, brighter than any star (not man made- lantern etc).
Location
AddressLudington, MI
Latitude43° 57' 45.33'' N (43.96°)
Longitude 86° 27' 18.41'' W (-86.46°)
Elevation185.83m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-09-06 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-09-07 03:10 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth49.36°
First azimuth36.79°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth68.44°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length30°
Remarksit was a faint glowing train that was blue, light in color and disappeared quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksstarted out blue, turned into a yellow and orange streak then blasted a bright red flash and then faded back into the blue
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-