Reports Report 2747s (Event 2747-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2747-2018
Observer
NameJeff Z
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCary, NC
Latitude35° 48' 10.1'' N (35.8°)
Longitude 78° 51' 15.74'' W (-78.85°)
Elevation115.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-03 21:14 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-04 01:14 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle80°
Moving
Facing azimuth200°
First azimuth150°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth271.7°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorYellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe object exploded for a brief period of time, the object fragmented into multiple pieces, piercing the earth's atmosphere.