Reports Report 251b (Event 251-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 251-2016
Observer
NamePete D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe angle of decent seemed particular sharp. I had pulled up to a traffic light driving South on Hwy 49 in Steele Creek when it came into view at the top of my windshield. It was bright and white and moved very quickly mostly downwards but in the general direction of Lake Wylie.
Location
Address-
Latitude35° 6' 18.09'' N (35.11°)
Longitude 80° 59' 0.47'' W (-80.98°)
Elevation178.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-21 20:00 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-22 01:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle120°
Moving
Facing azimuth240°
First azimuth240°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth260°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-