Reports Report 1786eb (Event 1786-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1786-2021
Observer
NameMike N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksA brief but bright shooting star that lasted about 1-2 seconds before the white ball flashed and dissolved. Occurred over Macedonia, Ohio approximately 12am March 21, 2021.
Location
AddressMacedonia, OH
Latitude41° 18' 51.19'' N (41.31°)
Longitude 81° 31' 23.47'' W (-81.52°)
Elevation296.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-21 00:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-03-21 04:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle247°
Moving
Facing azimuth117.34°
First azimuth113.15°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth100.2°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFlash and then dissolve.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-