Reports Report 51aj (Event 51-2017)

Name Robert H
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks In car driving south. Very bright ball off to the West. Clearly moving to the south. Disappeared behind trees. For a moment I thought Venus was up, but it appeared larger.
Address Pinconning, MI
Latitude 43° 48' 24.12'' N (43.806701°)
Longitude 83° 58' 1.91'' W (-83.967197°)
Elevation 184.838m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 06:18 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-08 11:18 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 252°
Facing azimuth 269.52°
First azimuth 274.69°
First elevation 32°
Last azimuth 239.38°
Last elevation 29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color White
Concurrent Sound
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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