Reports Report 454dd (Event 454-2017)

Name Rhonda D
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It seemed very large! Imagine the size of the full moon streaking across the sky. It was also very bright!!
Address Appleton, WI
Latitude 44° 17' 23.54'' N (44.289871°)
Longitude 88° 27' 31.54'' W (-88.458761°)
Elevation 242.773m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-02-06 01:30 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-02-06 07:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 255°
Facing azimuth 157°
First azimuth 171.6°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 117.7°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Orange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks The initial flashing is what caused me to open my eyes, so I missed the beginning. The end looked very wide and like it might have broken up, it appeared multi-colored. The most amazing thing I've ever seen!