Reports Report 5564a (Event 5564-2017)

Name Travis B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks My brother was with me he missed the fireball but noticed the flash and witnessed the glowing train after it passed. I am not sure on the brightness but it seemed closer and brighter than any I have ever seen in person. It was approximately 6 AM, give or take.
Address Cincinnati, OH
Latitude 39° 5' 29.51'' N (39.09153°)
Longitude 84° 35' 37.61'' W (-84.59378°)
Elevation 238.646m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 06:00 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-24 11:00 UT
Duration <1s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 140.34°
First azimuth 141.54°
First elevation 65°
Last azimuth 140.15°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 25°
Remarks Glowing iridescent train lingered 2 or 3 seconds after it passed then faded away.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -