Reports Report 8167ae (Event 8167-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8167-2020
Observer
NameJohn M
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLaurinburg, NC
Latitude34° 46' 12.68'' N (34.77°)
Longitude 79° 29' 37.72'' W (-79.49°)
Elevation67.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-28 19:20 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-29 00:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle231°
Moving
Facing azimuth333.61°
First azimuth318.47°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth304.62°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorPurple, Green, Light Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAppeared as if it was a flare innighting and going out almost as quickly.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash lasting less than a second. As it dimmed it went from intense white to neon green, darker green with small flashes of purple in the falling fragments as they cooled and/or vaporized.