Reports Report 2740ai (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameMark R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was just curious as to the chance of it actually being a fireball . ive seen four or five over tje past 30 years in tje sourrounding sky's
Location
AddressSparta, NC
Latitude36° 30' 21.8'' N (36.51°)
Longitude 81° 7' 38.29'' W (-81.13°)
Elevation881.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle240°
Moving
Facing azimuth327.2°
First azimuth331.83°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth327.85°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like a large fireworks mortar round except it was heading from above center of night .downward. In an almost due west direction while emmitting numerous bright trailers from both right and left of the main body path