Reports Report 3408z (Event 3408-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3408-2020
Observer
NameJustin T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksInitial flash was bright enough to catch the attention of all 5 people. Lingered in the sky for several seconds and left a streak in my vision. Far brighter than any casual shooting star, along with a small red explosion at the end
Location
AddressCanton, MI
Latitude42° 18' 58.63'' N (42.32°)
Longitude 83° 31' 39.76'' W (-83.53°)
Elevation221.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-15 01:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-15 05:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle297°
Moving
Facing azimuth299.4°
First azimuth304.26°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth287.75°
Last elevation63°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length30°
RemarksGlowing light blue streak that faded over a few seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash of light ending in a red/orange fireball
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-