Reports Report 454bg (Event 454-2017)

Name Julie H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I was not completely back to sleep after getting up to use the bathroom when this bright light from my window caused me to open my eyes. I then saw what I thought was a shooting star but it was much bigger and brighter and orange yellow.
Address Wayland, MI
Latitude 42° 39' 40.87'' N (42.661354°)
Longitude 85° 38' 38.41'' W (-85.644003°)
Elevation 233.638m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-02-06 02:24 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-02-06 07:24 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 112°
Facing azimuth 50°
First azimuth 40°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 30°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright orange yellow flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Looked like pieces falling off the ball