Reports Report 5441aag (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameJohn D
Experience Level1/5
Remarkschecked the news when I got home to me I thought I just saw a meteor or a plane exploding, was very concerned
Location
AddressAshland, VA
Latitude37° 48' 51.72'' N (37.81°)
Longitude 77° 26' 55.17'' W (-77.45°)
Elevation42.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:28 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:28 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle159°
Moving
Facing azimuth346.84°
First azimuth344.33°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth338.34°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWas originally looking west, a white flash out of the corner of my eye to the north
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkslooked to the white flash, saw leading downward white, followed behind by red and blue sparklers further behind falling