Reports Report 340ag (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameJeremy B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksSaw it from start to finish lasted about 3 to five seconds. It split apart into two maybe more pieces about half way through the sighting with the second piece trailing behind slower speed than the first.
Location
AddressBuena Vista, VA
Latitude37° 43' 17.74'' N (37.72°)
Longitude 79° 21' 4.86'' W (-79.35°)
Elevation271.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle40°
Moving
Facing azimuth20.62°
First azimuth34.87°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth19.72°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksOne ball split into two after about a second and a half