Reports Report 4531nt (Event 4531-2018)

Name Matt K
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Four of us were camping along the Ozark Trail in the Mark Twain National Forest and witnessed. The flash lit up the forest to near daylight levels. The fireball fell straight down. We heard the boom 3.5 minutes later. Simply awesome and fantastic experience for all of us!
Address Rolla, MO
Latitude 36° 50' 52.11'' N (36.847808°)
Longitude 91° 59' 12.54'' W (-91.986818°)
Elevation 339.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:20 CST
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:20 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 210°
First azimuth 210°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 210°
Last elevation 11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Light Green, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks 3.5 minutes after we saw the fireball we heard a sustained boom that lasted 3-4seconds
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 40°
Remarks glowing train, white and green
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -