Reports Report 1469f (Event 1469-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1469-2016
Observer
NameRae N
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressWichita, KS
Latitude37° 44' 15.89'' N (37.74°)
Longitude 97° 14' 33.49'' W (-97.24°)
Elevation430.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-20 20:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-21 01:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth223.29°
First azimuth222.64°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth219.36°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorDark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a glowing train and as the ball got lower it burst into two then disintegrated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like it exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke into two distinct tiny balls then disintegrated