Reports Report 6939a (Event 6939-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6939-2020
Observer
NameJarrod H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAs I was looking at my dog in the front yard, the brightness and speed of the fireball or whatever it was caught my attention all the way up in the sky.
Location
AddressMorrisville, NC
Latitude35° 52' 4.47'' N (35.87°)
Longitude 78° 51' 4.69'' W (-78.85°)
Elevation122.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-11-20 21:40 EST
UT Date & Time2020-11-21 02:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle246°
Moving
Facing azimuth83.78°
First azimuth72.95°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth64.61°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length30°
RemarksYou could see the outline of where it went for just a few seconds after it disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWhite-ish flash as it disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-