Reports Report 1961hc (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameMichael G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI initially thought it was some type of firework, given it is less than a month from the 4th of July. But obviously, it was not.
Location
AddressO'Fallon, MO
Latitude38° 42' 55.48'' N (38.72°)
Longitude 90° 41' 45.33'' W (-90.7°)
Elevation177.93m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:41 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:41 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle219°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth283.99°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt resembled a large bottle rocket or roman candle, without any pop or noise. Very fast moving and quickly vanished on the horizon.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-