Reports Report 5557n (Event 5557-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5557-2022
Observer
NameElizabeth L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBoth my husband and I saw this while riding in the car together and it was extremely clear. It did not appear to be very far away.
Location
AddressZeeland, MI
Latitude42° 47' 40.02'' N (42.79°)
Longitude 85° 57' 54.22'' W (-85.97°)
Elevation201.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-26 21:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-27 01:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle214°
Moving
Facing azimuth39.93°
First azimuth63.82°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth30.93°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorPink, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length45°
RemarksGlowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSmall flash very colorful, no fragmentation seen
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-