Reports Report 1687h (Event 1687-2017)

Name Terra L
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It almost looked like a huge version of the moon falling. I've never seen anything like it before!
Address Rusk, TX
Latitude 31° 53' 42.22'' N (31.89506°)
Longitude 95° 8' 24.31'' W (-95.140086°)
Elevation 106.125m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-05-18 23:55 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-05-19 04:55 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 183°
Facing azimuth 169.45°
First azimuth 175.75°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 172.53°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length -
Remarks It looked like the train was glowing, but it also kind of looked like smoke at the same time. It didn't last long but it was huge!
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -