Reports Report 3384af (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameMichael M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThanks for keeping track of the data!
Location
AddressParma, OH
Latitude41° 25' 17.8'' N (41.42°)
Longitude 81° 43' 28.3'' W (-81.72°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:27 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth45°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth45°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
Colorwhite, possibly lighter yellow. smoky trail was approx. 5-8 degrees long, headed due north, but to/from my relative north east
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksThe smoky trail was about 5-8 degrees long, persisted in visibility until the head burned out, approx 2 seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksseemed slightly brighter than it was when burning up, but no 'explosion' per se
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-