Reports Report 1407s (Event 1407-2017)

Name Katie B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was so amazing. Incredibly bright and I had no idea what it was. A man by me saw it as well and we were both in awe. It happened in brought daylight and caught my eye
Address Carrollton, TX
Latitude 32° 59' 50.61'' N (32.997392°)
Longitude 96° 51' 25.04'' W (-96.856955°)
Elevation 191.192m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-18 13:19 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-18 18:19 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 178°
Facing azimuth 48.14°
First azimuth 42.55°
First elevation 48°
Last azimuth 43.49°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Orange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 20°
Remarks glowing train then smoke. Lasted very short amount of time
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Broke up into about 3 pieces