Reports Report 5441i (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameFrank G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe initial flash was like a 1 second camera flash I was looking at 180 deg and it got my attention at 270.
Location
AddressGettysburg, PA
Latitude39° 45' 16.64'' N (39.75°)
Longitude 77° 16' 48.6'' W (-77.28°)
Elevation148.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle192°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth290°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length
RemarksInitial bright blue flash that got my attention then a blue ball with a white/yellow tail.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-