Reports Report 2271b (Event 2271-2017)

Name Chris H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Looked like a slow moving aircraft on fire, but never lost altitude.
Address Sebree, KY
Latitude 37° 36' 51.55'' N (37.614319°)
Longitude 87° 31' 58.75'' W (-87.532986°)
Elevation 121.637m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-07-12 22:30 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-07-13 03:30 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 24°
Facing azimuth 211.7°
First azimuth 202.7°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 25°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks Thought I heard 2 large fireworks going off. I went outside to look and saw nothing. I walked to my garage to turn off light, turned around to go back to house and saw orange fire ball in sky.
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -