Reports Report 1616n (Event 1616-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1616-2022
Observer
NameJazmine M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksLife changing. Also very bright and almost startling
Location
AddressNew Market, TN
Latitude36° 5' 9.93'' N (36.09°)
Longitude 83° 32' 27.97'' W (-83.54°)
Elevation333.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-03-10 20:02 EST
UT Date & Time2022-03-11 01:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth289.45°
First azimuth291.9°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth289.05°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGlowing “sparky” trail. Sizzled out over a couple seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the object reached closer to the horizon, it seemed to have exploded, leaving behind a trail of sparks.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter “explosion” of object, it left behind smaller glowing fragments that faded out within a couple seconds.