Reports Report 199b (Event 199-2019)

Name Kathy W
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The event was just stunning. I kept saying "Wow, oh wow!" It was surreal!
Address Sand Lake, MI
Latitude 43° 16' 25.74'' N (43.273816°)
Longitude 85° 21' 12.08'' W (-85.353355°)
Elevation 260.305573m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2019-01-11 03:15 EST
UT Date & Time 2019-01-11 08:15 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 145°
First azimuth 350.68°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 7.13°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks As it started arcing downward it flashed very brightly. That's what caused me to run to the window! I saw the flash of light before I saw the object.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -