Reports Report 1663b (Event 1663-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1663-2020
Observer
NameJeana C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI have seen falling stars before , but never this big or bright, or this beautiful , and it seemed very close.
Location
AddressOxford, NC
Latitude36° 22' 27.76'' N (36.37°)
Longitude 78° 31' 32.2'' W (-78.53°)
Elevation142.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-07 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-04-08 02:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle215°
Moving
Facing azimuth328.22°
First azimuth330.8°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth317.49°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorPink, Light Blue, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt was both a glowing and smoky looking train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared very quickly and very big and bright all of a sudden, train was big/bright, and fell almost straight down , and went behind trees... looked as if it were going to fall to earth after that
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-