Reports Report 5441el (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameDale B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was very cool but scary too! I saw a flash on the ground like lightning then looked up to see a ball of fire and smoke in the night sky.
Location
AddressCanton, OH
Latitude40° 52' 5.39'' N (40.87°)
Longitude 81° 23' 54.95'' W (-81.4°)
Elevation344.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:25 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth99°
First azimuth99°
First elevation53°
Last azimuth99°
Last elevation58°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length10°
RemarksSmoke
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-