Reports Report 3408r (Event 3408-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3408-2020
Observer
Name\S/tephanie P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was Awesome! I am am trucker who just happened to be talking about a load with a switcher, and we saw it brighten the sky!!!
Location
AddressMiddlebury, IN
Latitude41° 41' 42.1'' N (41.7°)
Longitude 85° 41' 20.5'' W (-85.69°)
Elevation266.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-15 01:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-15 05:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle199°
Moving
Facing azimuth357.74°
First azimuth358.08°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth349.58°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length14°
RemarksBoth glow and smoke. First thought was a firework, but realized it was backwards (down instead of up) and was expecting a Boom.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was very bright, that is when I expected to hear a boom.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-