Reports Report 5586i (Event 5586-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5586-2020
Observer
NameKenn S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was the most amazingly bright “shooting star” I have ever witnessed. The ball was. Orangish yellow followed by a long white tail. From the time I saw it and Thought to say to my wife, “Leslie shooting star!” It was gone
Location
AddressMoneta, VA
Latitude37° 4' 13.18'' N (37.07°)
Longitude 79° 37' 36.26'' W (-79.63°)
Elevation261.18m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-10-06 19:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-10-06 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth212.93°
First azimuth200.43°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth222.57°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-