Reports Report 532a (Event 532-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 532-2020
Observer
NamePaul R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksExact notes taken imidiatly after viewing were: up
Location
AddressAustin, TX
Latitude30° 22' 14.48'' N (30.37°)
Longitude 97° 46' 27.3'' W (-97.77°)
Elevation263.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-28 19:35 CST
UT Date & Time2020-01-29 01:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle173°
Moving
Facing azimuth150°
First azimuth150°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth170°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.3s
Length30°
Remarks30 degree tail, the head was a bright white/blue glowing orb about 1 or 2* in diameter, the tail tapered off from maybe .5 to its point.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmented into two 20* or so before it went dark. The smaller fragment was less bright and slowed down and went dark quickly. It curved to the right. The remainder continued on and dimmed until it went dark where I described