Reports Report 5508h (Event 5508-2018)

Name Tyler H
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks explosion was about the size of fireworks viewed at a distance within 1-2 miles of source (like a single shot that explodes with no bloom)
Address Erlanger, KY
Latitude 38° 58' 22.07'' N (38.972798°)
Longitude 84° 35' 40.26'' W (-84.594516°)
Elevation 272.596924m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-12 23:40 EST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-13 04:40 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 201°
Facing azimuth 28.16°
First azimuth 42.16°
First elevation 42°
Last azimuth 33.39°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -19
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Streaked downward with white tail and burst into a yellow-green color and disappeared.
Observation No
Remarks -