Reports Report 4629m (Event 4629-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4629-2016
Observer
NameRichard S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe glowing object passed along ridge of mountain just south of Edinburg Gap - it was very large and traveled at high rate of speed. I thought it would crash/explode but it disappeared .
Location
AddressEdinburg, VA
Latitude38° 49' 19.82'' N (38.82°)
Longitude 78° 33' 16.18'' W (-78.55°)
Elevation239.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-11-21 18:05 EST
UT Date & Time2016-11-21 23:05 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth301.37°
First azimuth4.5°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth253.04°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-