Reports Report 3478l (Event 3478-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3478-2013
Observer
NameAnn R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOur first thought was that it was an airplane on fire, but it was moving too fast. It was the brightest "falling star" we have ever seen.
Location
AddressSaint James, MO
Latitude38° 0' 11.66'' N (38°)
Longitude 91° 40' 11.58'' W (-91.67°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-12-26 00:00 CST
UT Date & Time2013-12-26 06:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth45°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite to orange and then red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-