Reports Report 2217d (Event 2217-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2217-2020
Observer
NameAdora O
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI honestly thought it was lightning, and it was a full moon so it had to be really bright for it to rival the moon. Absolutely amazing.
Location
AddressLawrenceville, GA
Latitude33° 57' 23.19'' N (33.96°)
Longitude 83° 54' 29.27'' W (-83.91°)
Elevation293.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-07 03:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-07 07:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle275°
Moving
Facing azimuth46.52°
First azimuth63.87°
First elevation62°
Last azimuth46.06°
Last elevation71°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorDark Blue, Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length20°
RemarksI saw a huge flash of light and then after the flash was gone there was a glowing smoke trail that followed and I stared at it until it faded away. Approximately 30 seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit was a large flash that was so bright i thought it was lightning at first
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-