Reports Report 2561d (Event 2561-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2561-2013
Observer
NameK R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBEST so far, by far!
Location
AddressWinder, GA
Latitude34° 2' 30.01'' N (34.04°)
Longitude 83° 46' 34.73'' W (-83.78°)
Elevation294.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-10-20 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-10-21 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth159.3°
First azimuth146.45°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth96.29°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGlowing train of orange from a white to yellow fireball with trailing fragments like sparks of hot metal.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTrailing fireball fragments looked like a sparkler's contrail 1-3 ft long before extinguishing.