Reports Report 4287a (Event 4287-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4287-2020
Observer
NameSharon P
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThis fireball wasn't just bright, I could see it was on fire.
Location
AddressHurt, VA
Latitude37° 4' 50.77'' N (37.08°)
Longitude 79° 15' 59.38'' W (-79.27°)
Elevation227.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-09 21:33 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-10 01:33 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle85°
Moving
Facing azimuth195.26°
First azimuth190.41°
First elevation56°
Last azimuth127.41°
Last elevation56°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-