Reports Report 4940m (Event 4940-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4940-2017
Observer
NameChristopher H
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressDes Moines, IA
Latitude41° 31' 41.88'' N (41.53°)
Longitude 93° 34' 38.87'' W (-93.58°)
Elevation281.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-08 17:50 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-08 23:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle122°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.96°
First azimuth179.5°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth188.19°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite with trailing orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1.5s
Length15°
RemarksSmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like chunks falling off, mini fireballs.