Reports Report 2295b (Event 2295-2017)

Name Joy W
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Beautiful bright yellow/white light appeared and zoomed across the sky, leaving a smoky trail behind
Address Spring City, TN
Latitude 35° 41' 31.24'' N (35.69201°)
Longitude 84° 51' 38.81'' W (-84.86078°)
Elevation 233.035m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-07-16 00:35 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-07-16 04:35 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 83°
Facing azimuth 124.68°
First azimuth 117.83°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth -
Last elevation 65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length -
Remarks Long, straight smoky train
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -