Reports Report 5441cn (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameScott K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was one of the most dramatic things I've ever seen in the sky.
Location
AddressMacedonia, OH
Latitude41° 19' 6.3'' N (41.32°)
Longitude 81° 28' 49.14'' W (-81.48°)
Elevation345.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:18 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:18 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle10°
Moving
Facing azimuth135°
First azimuth135°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth135°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length-
RemarksThe train was initially a bluish streak and after the bright flash, the train turned to more of a smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI first saw a streak in the sky followed by a very bright bluish/white flash. The flash turned from white, to orange to red and then faded out.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-