Reports Report 118a (Event 118-2018)

Name Shirley K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The light was steady & large, about twice the size of a tower signal light. It appeared suddenly & disappeared suddenly with no flash & no fading. I was passenger in the car and we did not hear any sounds related to the light. My husband and I have traveled this road to work daily, at this same time, each morning for 10 + years.
Address Verbena, AL
Latitude 50° 54' 19.21'' N (50.905336°)
Longitude 113° 29' 46.9'' W (-113.496362°)
Elevation 992.712m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-01-09 05:35 MST
UT Date & Time 2018-01-09 12:35 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 133°
Facing azimuth 272.73°
First azimuth 270.61°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 285.56°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
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Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
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