Reports Report 3886g (Event 3886-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3886-2017
Observer
NameSteve H
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was shocked how low it was in the sky. My line of sight was impeded by the tall pines but I initially saw it under the tree-tops off in the close distance and then lost it in the denser trees.
Location
AddressWaynesboro, GA
Latitude33° 0' 59'' N (33.02°)
Longitude 81° 58' 21.77'' W (-81.97°)
Elevation96.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-20 19:46 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-20 23:46 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth137.58°
First azimuth102.06°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth158.6°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorYellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like sparklers coming off the coma and extended all the way down the tail....saw it through planted stand of tall pines