Reports Report 1337gx (Event 1337-2017)

Name Sue G
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Coolest thing I have ever seen! Way brighter and closer than any shooting star I have seen before. I was with two other people who also saw it.
Address Simpsonville, SC
Latitude 34° 48' 10.51'' N (34.80292°)
Longitude 82° 14' 59.28'' W (-82.2498°)
Elevation 263.911m
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 right to down left
Descent Angle 259°
Facing azimuth 230.84°
First azimuth 274.09°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 117.82°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length -
Remarks Glowing train that disappeared as it moved
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -