Reports Report 5441ge (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameShelby A
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was incredible - so unlike any shooting star I had ever seen. To hear it was amazing!
Location
AddressAshland, OH
Latitude40° 51' 31.85'' N (40.86°)
Longitude 82° 17' 13.42'' W (-82.29°)
Elevation312.28m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:24 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:24 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle233°
Moving
Facing azimuth62.12°
First azimuth71.67°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth59.91°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA low whooshing sound shortly after it entered my visual field. Sounded like a loud plane far off in the distance.
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length10°
RemarksThe train resembled what you see after lightning strikes. It left a white streak in the visual field.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw a very very bright white flash that seemed to herald the actual fireball.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-