Reports Report 7301a (Event 7301-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7301-2020
Observer
NameMichael G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksMy wife and I have never seen anything like this while stargazing. It appeared much closer than a typical shooting star would appear. It was between roughly 7:10-7:25.
Location
AddressGig Harbor, WA
Latitude47° 23' 2.37'' N (47.38°)
Longitude 122° 36' 0.64'' W (-122.6°)
Elevation110.16m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-01 19:15 PST
UT Date & Time2020-12-02 03:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth323°
First azimuth158°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth287°
Last elevation85°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorRed, Brown
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a bright flash that appeared like a big ball of fire and then shot across the sky
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-