Reports Report 5441am (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameStephen E
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPittsburgh, PA
Latitude40° 26' 11.61'' N (40.44°)
Longitude 79° 59' 17.4'' W (-79.99°)
Elevation255.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:27 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:27 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle139°
Moving
Facing azimuth336.25°
First azimuth302.19°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth318.17°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length10°
RemarksSolid smoke column that hung around well after the meteor exploded, vanished as winds dispersed it
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBrilliant blue-green flash, was enough to light things up similar to a lightning strike
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSmall remnants fell away from the flash and disappeared, glowing yellowish