Reports Report 3839i (Event 3839-2017)

Name Chris B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The duration of this event is especially remarkable to me. This was much more interesting and memorable than the recent total solar eclipse.
Address Little Rock, AR
Latitude 34° 45' 19.47'' N (34.755407°)
Longitude 92° 20' 36.28'' W (-92.34341°)
Elevation 138.489m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 19:15 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-19 00:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 180°
First azimuth 165°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 230°
Last elevation 60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright white flash trailing with fragments above and below red/orange when separate from the main fireball.