Reports Report 6265e (Event 6265-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6265-2019
Observer
NameMary K
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCookeville, TN
Latitude36° 11' 54.57'' N (36.2°)
Longitude 85° 31' 58.52'' W (-85.53°)
Elevation315.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-12-05 19:25 CST
UT Date & Time2019-12-06 01:25 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth104.99°
First azimuth90.2°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth115.45°
Last elevation42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorLight Blue to white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length25°
RemarksGlowing train blue-white in color. As it disappeared, it faded from the tail toward the head. Toward the head it looked like it was starting to fragment.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the end it looked like it was splitting into at least two pieces. The head looked jagged like it was splitting.