Reports Report 1964bf (Event 1964-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1964-2021
Observer
NameStephen S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt burned like a magnesium strip we burned in high school- brilliant blue/white light. It appeared to move much slower than a typical “shooting star”.
Location
AddressGray, TN
Latitude36° 25' 41.41'' N (36.43°)
Longitude 82° 25' 8.62'' W (-82.42°)
Elevation447.39m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-28 20:32 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-03-29 00:32 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth94.7°
First azimuth94.16°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth100.62°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA very brief intensifying of the light
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter the flash, two separate fragments, smaller fragment above a larger one. Both extinguished very quickly