Reports Report 5325d (Event 5325-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5325-2017
Observer
NameRichard D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksTime may have been within 5 mins of my estimate.
Location
AddressCharlotte, NC
Latitude35° 14' 6.1'' N (35.24°)
Longitude 80° 56' 25.04'' W (-80.94°)
Elevation229.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-18 21:20 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-19 02:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth269.45°
First azimuth271.38°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth269.82°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLight flashed once, as if in free fall, then brighter flash at last sight, no trails or streaks, straight drop it seemed
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-