Reports Report 5308a (Event 5308-2016)

Name Angela S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It looked like a larger firework that never exploded. I remember researching fireballs a few years ago and quickly discovered that was likely what I had seen. It was quick. I was driving, but could see if south of where a was driving.
Address Grandville, MI
Latitude 42° 51' 37.85'' N (42.860515°)
Longitude 85° 44' 35.83'' W (-85.743286°)
Elevation 215.444m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-26 18:00 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-26 23:00 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 127°
Facing azimuth 184.07°
First azimuth 183.47°
First elevation 49°
Last azimuth 226.38°
Last elevation 12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -