Reports Report 2536f (Event 2536-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2536-2021
Observer
NameStephen C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMy dog was acting very different as I stepped outside on my deck and then I observed the steak and flash then sparks. The brightness scale wouldn’t work but the flash was bright like welding light everything was 2 to 3 seconds.
Location
AddressTroy, MI
Latitude42° 36' 11.06'' N (42.6°)
Longitude 83° 5' 31.54'' W (-83.09°)
Elevation198.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-30 00:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-30 04:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle145°
Moving
Facing azimuth172.65°
First azimuth120.11°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth152.35°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorPink, white very bright like sun
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright streak then explosion then fragmentation
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright ball then sparks from ball then nothing