Reports Report 1548g (Event 1548-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1548-2020
Observer
NameMichelle J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe saw a bigger Fireball in the same area years ago heading towards the coast. This one was much smaller and had sparkles behind it and was orange instead of lighter. Very cool to see. Lasted longer than shooting stars.
Location
AddressBishopville, SC
Latitude34° 7' 41.21'' N (34.13°)
Longitude 80° 10' 48.67'' W (-80.18°)
Elevation54.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-02 04:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-04-02 08:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth334.75°
First azimuth305.61°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth285.4°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length-
RemarksLike a firework trail with sparks flying off
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was streaking then exploded with sports flying behind
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-