Reports Report 2740ap (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
Nameterry M
Experience Level1/5
Remarksit was bright and seemed to be a pretty low altitude
Location
AddressNitro, WV
Latitude38° 25' 44.01'' N (38.43°)
Longitude 81° 50' 52.39'' W (-81.85°)
Elevation179.51m
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 left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth280°
First azimuth265°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth300°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Yellow burned out to light red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
Remarksglowing trail yellow to red as it faded
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit flashed and burned out before the horizon just above the mountain line
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssmall flashes as it flashed but only a couple very small ones