Reports Report 8167x (Event 8167-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8167-2020
Observer
NameDonald K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksTime is approximate; i was doing evening chores bringing the horses in and stepped out of the stall and saw a brief glowing orange arc in the western sky; from right to left the glow faded.
Location
AddressLouisa, VA
Latitude37° 55' 30.02'' N (37.93°)
Longitude 78° 2' 28.42'' W (-78.04°)
Elevation143.91m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-28 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-29 00:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle274°
Moving
Facing azimuth269.15°
First azimuth273.27°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth252.98°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksLooked to the west south west sky and saw a glowing orange fireball go from right to left in an arc fashion and it faded.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-