Reports Report 395ce (Event 395-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 395-2016
Observer
NameMary Z
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe bright light appeared just above tree line and continued down under tree line shining through the trees as it descended.
Location
AddressAnn Arbor, MI
Latitude42° 17' 20.28'' N (42.29°)
Longitude 83° 45' 8.41'' W (-83.75°)
Elevation261.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-02-01 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time2016-02-02 00:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle259°
Moving
Facing azimuth281.32°
First azimuth316.9°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth276.41°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksA white glowing trail followed behind a very bright white glowing ball. The trail stayed the same intensity as it followed the ball.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-