Reports Report 1337ct (Event 1337-2017)

Name Eric B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Almost appeared to be accelerating as in went across the sky
Address Macon, GA
Latitude 32° 51' 57.52'' N (32.865978°)
Longitude 83° 41' 35.14'' W (-83.693094°)
Elevation 172.584m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-12 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-13 00:45 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 92°
Facing azimuth 61.08°
First azimuth 21.99°
First elevation 17°
Last azimuth 90.35°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1.5s
Length 20°
Remarks Long range, large fireball with glowing train, no smoke. It was incredibly fast and beautiful! Lasted 8-10 seconds
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Very minimal fragmentation but some toward the end