Reports Report 2488al (Event 2488-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2488-2022
Observer
NameThomas D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksDetermined to be Falcon 9 launch deorbit burn. Could clearly see starlink train preceding the engine plumes and rocket body/engine burning.
Location
AddressOttignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, Wallonia (BE)
Latitude50° 40' 19.73'' N (50.67°)
Longitude 4° 36' 57.87'' E (4.62°)
Elevation121.72m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-04-21 21:50 CEST
UT Date & Time2022-04-21 19:50 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth215.56°
First azimuth251.57°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth158.67°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-