Reports Report 4480l (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameAndy K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have been an observer of the night sky all my life, I have seen meteor showers, comets, and satellites, this was a once in a lifetime observation. Amazing!
Location
AddressCheshire, CT
Latitude41° 29' 51.25'' N (41.5°)
Longitude 72° 55' 14.03'' W (-72.92°)
Elevation50.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 21:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 01:15 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth175°
First azimuth185°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth160°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSize reduced from large campfire to embers extinguished