Reports Report 4922ao (Event 4922-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4922-2018
Observer
NameMarcie P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe train of the fireball was so thick and bright that I initially thought it was a firework, but i did not hear or see any firework-related explosion.
Location
AddressAustin, TX
Latitude30° 17' 44.19'' N (30.3°)
Longitude 97° 44' 30.05'' W (-97.74°)
Elevation179.57m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-15 21:22 CST
UT Date & Time2018-11-16 03:22 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle173°
Moving
Facing azimuth247°
First azimuth247°
First elevation47°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksThe train sparkled, like the ember of a firework.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-