Reports Report 1655a (Event 1655-2017)

Name Chris B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks All three people in my household saw the phenomenon. It was a little eerie.
Address Greencastle, PA
Latitude 39° 44' 6.41'' N (39.735113°)
Longitude 77° 44' 6.39'' W (-77.735108°)
Elevation 185.966m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-05-14 20:20 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-05-15 00:20 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 188°
Facing azimuth 264.58°
First azimuth 268.89°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 269.59°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 30s
Length 30°
Remarks Long train glowing the same color as the ball, just not as bright
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -