Reports Report 2325p (Event 2325-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2325-2020
Observer
NameJ M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksFacing 120 degrees SE, a super bright light drew my eyes to the sky and saw a streak in the sky for about 3-4 seconds long followed by a silent explosion of light almost like a firework and quickly disappeared. It left a long trail of what looked like smoke(like a jet trail).
Location
AddressSavannah, GA
Latitude32° 10' 43.42'' N (32.18°)
Longitude 81° 15' 2.39'' W (-81.25°)
Elevation7.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-14 00:44 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-14 04:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth120°
First azimuth115°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth120°
Last elevation63°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorDark Blue, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksSmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksJust a bright flash like a quick firework
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSomewhat spherical burst like something broke apart