Reports Report 5900r (Event 5900-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5900-2021
Observer
NameJen H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksLooked like a very large object, not just a shooting star
Location
AddressCharlotte, NC
Latitude35° 15' 36.98'' N (35.26°)
Longitude 80° 41' 41.56'' W (-80.69°)
Elevation215.39m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-23 20:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-09-24 00:15 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth39.03°
First azimuth352.46°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth58.83°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorWhite with some blue before disappearing
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length40°
RemarksVery bright white glowing trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-