Reports Report 6265c (Event 6265-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6265-2019
Observer
NameKevin R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe leading edge of the fireball had an irregular/changing shape up until it burnt out. It came into sight somewhere over Cassiopeia. It started out more of a light blue and then turned white and seemed to slow down.
Location
AddressOoltewah, TN
Latitude35° 1' 49.16'' N (35.03°)
Longitude 85° 3' 53.92'' W (-85.06°)
Elevation339.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-12-05 20:25 EST
UT Date & Time2019-12-06 01:25 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth80.36°
First azimuth54.38°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth108.63°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLong ember tail.