Reports Report 1046a (Event 1046-2017)

Observer
Name Yahia G
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks my 11 years old son Yahia and his friend were looking at the sky in direction South-West. They saw like a fire ball (brighter and slightly bigger than Venus) going from South to West and entering the constellation of Orion. the fire ball was orange and lasted 2-3 seconds before disappearing.
Location
Address Bouznika, Chaouia-Ouardigha (MA)
Latitude 33° 49' 27.23'' N (33.824231°)
Longitude 7° 7' 7.91'' W (-7.118865°)
Elevation 8.923m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-18 20:45 WET
UT Date & Time 2017-03-18 20:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 126°
Moving
Facing azimuth 230°
First azimuth 220°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 230°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The flash was faster than the flash of a photo camera
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -