Reports Report 183aw (Event 183-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 183-2021
Observer
NamePeyton S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was the biggest comet I have ever seen, it was bright purple then gradually faded colors. I am amazed!
Location
AddressSanford, NC
Latitude35° 30' 27.35'' N (35.51°)
Longitude 79° 11' 17.85'' W (-79.19°)
Elevation97.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-01-09 23:17 EST
UT Date & Time2021-01-10 04:17 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle245°
Moving
Facing azimuth30.58°
First azimuth26.56°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth22.32°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorPurple, Blue, Light Blue, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-