Reports Report 1964aw (Event 1964-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1964-2021
Observer
NameJosie J
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMy husband, son and I were in the hot tub when I saw the light and said, "what is that?" They turned and saw the meteor and then the explosion. We were in complete aww!
Location
AddressNewton, NC
Latitude35° 37' 14.53'' N (35.62°)
Longitude 81° 13' 33.96'' W (-81.23°)
Elevation269.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-28 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-03-29 00:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth59°
First azimuth75°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth75°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite orange and blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksA smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt came in as a warm yellow orange glow and the broke apart and had several colors as it exploded