Reports Report 4869a (Event 4869-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4869-2017
Observer
NameScott T
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked like a massive shooting star that exploded into a bright light and disappeared.
Location
AddressRoanoke, IN
Latitude40° 57' 29.92'' N (40.96°)
Longitude 85° 17' 43.36'' W (-85.3°)
Elevation252m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-03 01:15 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-03 06:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle120°
Moving
Facing azimuth290.11°
First azimuth270.24°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth295.26°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksSparkling, glowing trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-