Reports Report 267v (Event 267-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 267-2018
Observer
NameBill N
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were driving at 65 mph in an area where the road curves, so exact location and direction of fireball are very imprecise. But generally it was in a southwesterly direction.
Location
AddressFort Wayne, IN
Latitude41° 8' 49.37'' N (41.15°)
Longitude 85° 7' 5.46'' W (-85.12°)
Elevation245.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-19 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time2018-01-20 00:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth227.17°
First azimuth202.32°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth202.3°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt got brighter as it fell, with a brief increase in brightness before disappearing
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-