Reports Report 1297x (Event 1297-2017)

Name Mel T
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks We were on top of Waverly Hills which sets above that area of Louisville KY. We were watching for meteors but just happened to be leaving the location.
Address Louisville, KY
Latitude 38° 7' 47.16'' N (38.129767°)
Longitude 85° 50' 22.12'' W (-85.839477°)
Elevation 165.902m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-09 02:02 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-09 06:02 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 96°
Facing azimuth 152.5°
First azimuth 84.81°
First elevation 34°
Last azimuth 276.15°
Last elevation 24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Blue, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The colors became vivid, there was a flash, and it was gone.
Observation No
Remarks -