Reports Report 1337ah (Event 1337-2017)

Name Nick S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The fireball looked like a sparkerler streaking across the sky with a glowing tail. It was traveling south east directly over my house it appeared. My wife and I saw it as we were out viewing Jupiter in the sky and happen to catch this amazing sight.
Address Chapin, SC
Latitude 34° 6' 44.86'' N (34.112461°)
Longitude 81° 23' 22.51'' W (-81.389587°)
Elevation 111.256m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-12 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-13 00:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Facing azimuth 210.21°
First azimuth 304.97°
First elevation 90°
Last azimuth 138.54°
Last elevation 90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 12°
Remarks Glowing trail.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -