Reports Report 929bg (Event 929-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 929-2010
Observer
NameBryan B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was awsome, like something you would see on tv.Thanks Bill
Location
AddressPink Hill, NC
Latitude34° 59' 23.99'' N (34.99°)
Longitude 78° 5' 0.07'' W (-78.08°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-28 18:45 EST
UT Date & Time2010-12-28 23:45 UT
Duration≈5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth23°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth281°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude9
Colorbright orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt began as a bright orange ball, then it began to loose small red to yellow pieces which fell earthward at a very sharp almost vertical angle.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmentation began after viewing for approx. 2 seconds. Then the fireball stretched and went yellow then it was gone.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-