Reports Report 1827b (Event 1827-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1827-2013
Observer
NameRandall L
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI can say it was bright enough that I could see my shadow and I noticed the shadow of the tree in the front yard moving at a fast rate. My first thought was of the Russian metor.
Location
AddressHixson, TN
Latitude35° 12' 34.13'' N (35.21°)
Longitude 85° 9' 31.9'' W (-85.16°)
Elevation224.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-08-28 02:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-08-28 06:35 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle45°
Moving
Facing azimuth63.2°
First azimuth289.56°
First elevation87°
Last azimuth85.29°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWell it was as big a metor that I have ever saw, when it ended it kind of broke apart and then disapeared
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-