Reports Report 5441fu (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameRenee C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt looked like an explosion. I really thought it was a plane or aircraft that exploded.
Location
AddressWesterville, OH
Latitude40° 7' 34.16'' N (40.13°)
Longitude 82° 57' 7.8'' W (-82.95°)
Elevation257.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:26 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:26 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle311°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth90°
First elevation-
Last azimuth-
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length99.99°
Remarksit was poofy and long. It looked like smoke from an explosion. I thought a plane had exploded.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was looking straight ahead but saw a white flash to my east. Then I looked and saw the fireball and smoke train falling in the sky.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-