Reports Report 5441vw (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameBeth S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI have never witnessed any type of show like this, and am excited I got to see it. :)
Location
AddressLambertville, MI
Latitude41° 46' 29.63'' N (41.77°)
Longitude 83° 41' 43.58'' W (-83.7°)
Elevation207.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle25°
Moving
Facing azimuth179.45°
First azimuth102.9°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth103.37°
Last elevation65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
ColorDark Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length50°
RemarksA thin light greyish white wavy tail in the sky following the super bright flash. I was driving, so couldn't watch non-stop. I looked a couple times and when I looked after probably 10 seconds or so, I couldn't see the smoke tail anymore.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-