Reports Report 1458q (Event 1458-2017)

Observer
Name Este C
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Second fireball I have witnessed within last three years. Similar direction except was on the east side of U.S.
Location
Address Austin, TX
Latitude 30° 15' 12.89'' N (30.253581°)
Longitude 97° 52' 34.13'' W (-97.876146°)
Elevation 290.231m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-23 20:54 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-24 01:54 UT
Duration <1s
Direction
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 359°
Moving
Facing azimuth 85°
First azimuth 80°
First elevation 40°
Last azimuth 85°
Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -19
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration 0.5s
Length 10°
Remarks There was a glowing train that was also orange did not last very long.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks It looked at least four times bigger than a visible planet. There was a bright ball then a stream. Then it went dim.
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -