Reports Report 5441fj (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameKarol Q
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was an amazing sight. I’m happy I was able to see it and report what I saw to people who know more than me!
Location
AddressMedina, OH
Latitude41° 6' 38.01'' N (41.11°)
Longitude 81° 47' 43.13'' W (-81.8°)
Elevation312.13m
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 Angle241°
Moving
Facing azimuth66.25°
First azimuth101.09°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth81.63°
Last elevation66°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length30°
RemarksThe train was glowing orange. It was in a straight line at first but squiggled as it burned out. I could see a smoke shadow of the train for a second or 2 after the glowing stopped.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright white light, lit up the ground like a close flash of lightening would.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-