Reports Report 791an (Event 791-2017)

Name Lauren M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I thought it was a burning plane falling from the sky because the fireball was so close, bright and big. I actually slammed on my brakes because I thought it was going to hit up the road.
Address Plainview, TX
Latitude 34° 36' 6.53'' N (34.601814°)
Longitude 101° 47' 1.49'' W (-101.783746°)
Elevation 1060.395m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-02-26 21:00 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-02-27 03:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 114°
Facing azimuth 170°
First azimuth 160°
First elevation 43°
Last azimuth 170°
Last elevation 26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Dark Blue, Blue, Green, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
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Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
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Persistent train
Observation No
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Terminal flash
Observation No
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Observation No
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