Reports Report 1753a (Event 1753-2018)

Name Nick H
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Once in a lifetime experience, truly amazing. I have never seen anything like it in my life.
Address Montegut, LA
Latitude 29° 24' 35.73'' N (29.409926°)
Longitude 90° 29' 3.27'' W (-90.484241°)
Elevation -
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-05-13 03:45 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-05-13 08:45 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 151°
Facing azimuth 307.5°
First azimuth 316.59°
First elevation 43°
Last azimuth 320.23°
Last elevation 36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The fireball looked like a larger "shooting star" at similar speed but exploded into a bright red/orange flash that was very large but dissipated quickly.
Observation No
Remarks -