Reports Report 5173f (Event 5173-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5173-2021
Observer
NameJames L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving there is a 90゚ curve on the road coming from the town Swansea away from it. It was just before the 90゚ curve when I saw it and I was looking left
Location
AddressSwansea, SC
Latitude33° 45' 30.14'' N (33.76°)
Longitude 81° 5' 8.06'' W (-81.09°)
Elevation125.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-29 05:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-08-29 09:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle157°
Moving
Facing azimuth306.7°
First azimuth322.4°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth328.1°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorDark Blue, Blue, Light Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksSounded like a Crack followed by a fizz.
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksThe Crack.
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI thought it was a camera. I was driving and turned my head to see it split in two pieces one straight down the other went right. I could see a residual like looking at a camera flash. But it was in the sky not my eyes
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksPiece went off to right.