Reports Report 1579f (Event 1579-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1579-2019
Observer
NameJamie W
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressClaremore, OK
Latitude36° 22' 49.93'' N (36.38°)
Longitude 95° 38' 59.65'' W (-95.65°)
Elevation197.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-04 17:15 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-04 22:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth122°
First azimuth122°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth122°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorGreen, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksHeard a boom about 8 to 10 minutes later, similar to the space shuttle re-entry boom. Not positive it was associated. Took a compass reading based on the contrail which tracked 122 degrees from my viewing position.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length20°
RemarksIt left a contrail in several places behind it in a small section of clear sky. The contrail was affected by the wind almost immediately. It disappeared in about 4 minutes, and changed from a clean line to a ragged line in the process. The contrail tracked at path heading of 122 degrees from my position.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-