Reports Report 1783e (Event 1783-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1783-2013
Observer
NameSusan V
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was very large. Much bigger than a bright planet. What was this?
Location
AddressRichmond, VA
Latitude37° 28' 54.94'' N (37.48°)
Longitude 77° 35' 53.41'' W (-77.6°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-08-19 23:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-08-20 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth270°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth90°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksA glowing train, wide and bright.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-