Reports Report 3886h (Event 3886-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3886-2017
Observer
NameC M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksTonight is the Orionoid meteor shower. If it weren't for that, I'd think that I had imagined this. Appeared as if it were directly over I-95, just at the western perimeter of the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport.
Location
AddressPooler, GA
Latitude32° 8' 22.87'' N (32.14°)
Longitude 81° 14' 26.37'' W (-81.24°)
Elevation7.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-20 19:57 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-20 23:57 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth210.45°
First azimuth212.57°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth175.44°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI think I did. There seem to be two or three "tails" behind a larger light. Within seconds of first sighting it got brighter and totally disappeared. Not an explosion--more like a light switch being turned off.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-