Reports Report 5441acc (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameBrandy C
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLouisville, KY
Latitude38° 13' 5.66'' N (38.22°)
Longitude 85° 28' 37.94'' W (-85.48°)
Elevation178.27m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle200°
Moving
Facing azimuth50°
First azimuth50°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth45°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue, Dark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWe saw the train (very large streak) coming from the sky. Once it got to a certain elevation it was a huge bright explosion like a huge flash of light similar to an explosion. It was huge, very bright.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was that of an enormous explosion. Once the flash went away it’s like I could see a red glowing object left behind in the sky and it faded slowly.