Reports Report 4959b (Event 4959-2017)

Name Lindsey J
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I was driving on I-70 West Bound. I remember seeing it mostly as a horizontal line in front of me. I think it was from left to right (south to north), but I could be mistaken.
Address Indianapolis, IN
Latitude 39° 48' 0.3'' N (39.800083°)
Longitude 86° 0' 57.42'' W (-86.015951°)
Elevation 265.796m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-07 07:10 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-07 12:10 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 92°
Facing azimuth 273.43°
First azimuth 263.76°
First elevation 57°
Last azimuth 334.18°
Last elevation 55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It almost appeared as lightning, but seemed too bright and horizontally straight.
Observation No
Remarks -