Reports Report 1511fq (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NamePat S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI have seen falling stars before, but nothing like this.
Location
AddressMidlothian, VA
Latitude37° 29' 25.18'' N (37.49°)
Longitude 77° 39' 27.84'' W (-77.66°)
Elevation107.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth105.78°
First azimuth-
First elevation-
Last azimuth-
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorYellow, orange and red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks__
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksLeft a train that looked like a smoke vapor
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw two flashes that looked like lightning
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-