Reports Report 268d (Event 268-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 268-2016
Observer
NameGail G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThat was SO COOL to see!
Location
AddressDittmer, MO
Latitude38° 19' 59.85'' N (38.33°)
Longitude 90° 41' 9.74'' W (-90.69°)
Elevation204.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-23 22:50 CST
UT Date & Time2016-01-24 04:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth282.83°
First azimuth280.57°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth315.57°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorPurple, Pink, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length35°
RemarksIt went from a light white streak to a sparkling, widening, red widening steak, then it slowly, but quickly disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like a red ball with white around the outside then it disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-