Reports Report 5441agc (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameDawn H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI thought it was an airplane disaster, so I didn't appreciate the beauty of it when it happened. If I had known what I saw was a fireball meteor, I would have enjoyed the show.
Location
AddressUrbana, OH
Latitude40° 9' 4.66'' N (40.15°)
Longitude 83° 29' 41.7'' W (-83.49°)
Elevation307.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:25 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle259°
Moving
Facing azimuth92.64°
First azimuth79.74°
First elevation72°
Last azimuth89.42°
Last elevation69°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like something exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSparks flying after the explosion