Reports Report 1961cg (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameJordan I
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCreve Coeur, MO
Latitude38° 40' 16.45'' N (38.67°)
Longitude 90° 24' 1.4'' W (-90.4°)
Elevation210.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle173°
Moving
Facing azimuth287.27°
First azimuth295.46°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth295.28°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorBlue, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length30°
Remarkssmoke trail that slowly dissipated in about 10 seconds and no longer visibe
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthe explosion was very brief and probably double in size from the streak seen initially. The flash exhibited a bright yellow and orange color
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-