Reports Report 1961en (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameCindy S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksComplete chance to be outside and looking Westward talking to someone at that time! It was broad daylight and at first looked like a firework going the opposite direction - going down. It had a slight angle to it but seemed nearly coming downward vs more diagonal across the horizon. So neat!
Location
AddressSaint Peters, MO
Latitude38° 46' 12.49'' N (38.77°)
Longitude 90° 38' 18.56'' W (-90.64°)
Elevation140.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:43 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:43 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle167°
Moving
Facing azimuth307.87°
First azimuth316.47°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth314.52°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorMostly white and yellow then much brighter and bigger with yellow, orange, white and blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length50°
RemarksDefinitely flowing train as it descended
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-