Reports Report 1569j (Event 1569-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1569-2020
Observer
NameKara S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was nearly as bright as the North Star and roughly the same size. It shot across the sky fast and steady and then totally disappeared. I actually thought it may have been a plane falling from the sky. It genuinely scared me.
Location
AddressCulpeper, VA
Latitude38° 28' 8.34'' N (38.47°)
Longitude 78° 3' 48.3'' W (-78.06°)
Elevation163.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-02 21:51 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-04-03 01:51 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth0.81°
First azimuth357.49°
First elevation69°
Last azimuth354.29°
Last elevation58°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-