Reports Report 4531fy (Event 4531-2018)

Name Stacy M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks We thought it was lightning at first. The most amazing astronomy thing I’ve ever seen!
Address Lebanon, MO
Latitude 37° 40' 23.67'' N (37.673241°)
Longitude 92° 38' 48.88'' W (-92.646912°)
Elevation 385.726m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:22 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:22 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 116°
Facing azimuth 30.58°
First azimuth 296.65°
First elevation 46°
Last azimuth 334°
Last elevation 19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length -
Remarks Started as glow then ended as smoke
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright flash like lightening. Fragmentation at end beore burn out.