Reports Report 2740de (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameApril F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt looked like a crackling bottle rocket firework straight up in the sky but the initial light from it was startling. Unfortunately I had music playing so I have no idea if there was a sound from it. But it was an amazing sight!
Location
AddressMaysville, KY
Latitude38° 35' 52'' N (38.6°)
Longitude 83° 52' 51.67'' W (-83.88°)
Elevation264.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth74.72°
First azimuth123.41°
First elevation81°
Last azimuth352.43°
Last elevation78°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length50°
RemarksIt was a train, like on a shooting star but brighter and it was crackling like a firework.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was looking at the ground working in the garden. It wasn't pitch dark out yet and the initial light from this was bright enough to light up the entire sky, like an explosion. I immediately looked straight up and was shocked by what I was seeing.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-