Reports Report 1887a (Event 1887-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1887-2019
Observer
NameDavid I
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was a slow moving fireball that appeared brighter at first about 1/3 the size of a full moon in the direction of the Goshen, Indiana airport from the area of the Concord Mall. It moved slowly to the East about 25 degrees and faded out. There was a lot of noise from a train traveling south on the nearby railroad tracks.
Location
AddressGoshen, IN
Latitude41° 38' 38.18'' N (41.64°)
Longitude 85° 55' 27.67'' W (-85.92°)
Elevation240.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-23 02:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-23 06:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle277°
Moving
Facing azimuth138°
First azimuth140.44°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth120°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-