Reports Report 5308bn (Event 5308-2016)

Observer
Name Randy R
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Goshen, IN
Latitude 41° 32' 47.57'' N (41.546548°)
Longitude 85° 50' 51.17'' W (-85.847546°)
Elevation 263.143m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-26 17:46 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-26 22:46 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 144°
Moving
Facing azimuth 177.82°
First azimuth 143.23°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 173.95°
Last elevation 29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color Blue, Light Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks What appeared to be 3 or 4 sparks appeared at the end of the sighting.
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks The object appeared to blow apart, sending 3 or 4 visible "sparks", then disappeared.