Reports Report 2740cc (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameHeather B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWe were watching for the starlink satellites that were coming over at 9:44pm, my husband and I both saw what we think was a fireball between our house and the neighbor’s house. We were on the phone with my daughter in Blacksburg, Va (2 hours) south of here (also waiting for the satellites to fly over) and she saw the flash too!!!!
Location
AddressHarrisonburg, VA
Latitude38° 23' 49.2'' N (38.4°)
Longitude 78° 51' 1.42'' W (-78.85°)
Elevation432.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:40 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle123°
Moving
Facing azimuth269.62°
First azimuth270.91°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth271.07°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a gray line behind a bright white/green light
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like a huge bright shooting star with a flash at the end...(like a bright white firework)
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like a tight (bright) firework