Reports Report 3340h (Event 3340-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3340-2015
Observer
NameArthur R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMost remarkable fireball I've ever witnessed. Duration and brightness were both incredible.
Location
AddressNashville, TN
Latitude36° 2' 49.75'' N (36.05°)
Longitude 86° 51' 44.85'' W (-86.86°)
Elevation193.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-11 17:40 CST
UT Date & Time2015-11-11 23:40 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth300°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length99.99°
RemarksSmoke trail, very little dissipation, must have been very light winds aloft
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-