Reports Report 2325as (Event 2325-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2325-2020
Observer
NameBrianna R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI wasn’t watching the sky. I was looking down at my phone. The initial flash when it appeared was so incredibly bright it would have been impossible not to see it! So happy I saw this by chance!
Location
AddressCharleston, SC
Latitude32° 44' 6.01'' N (32.74°)
Longitude 79° 57' 54.67'' W (-79.97°)
Elevation4.11m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-14 00:40 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-14 04:40 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle112°
Moving
Facing azimuth212.37°
First azimuth220.09°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth239.87°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorPurple, Blue, Light Blue, Dark Green, Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt started with a bright flash then streaked across for a second or two and seemed to get brighter before flashing out. Like it was stopped by something in the sky I couldn’t see. Like it hit a wall, got brighter and changed color and shape briefly then flickered out
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-