Reports Report 929cl (Event 929-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 929-2010
Observer
NameRoger
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was an awesome sight. Rather unnerving.
Location
AddressClarksville, VA
Latitude36° 29' 9.87'' N (36.49°)
Longitude 78° 38' 46.43'' W (-78.65°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-28 18:46 EST
UT Date & Time2010-12-28 23:46 UT
Duration≈3s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-1°
First azimuth10°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth149°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colortail-red, head yellow-gre
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksNo sounds heard and I stopped and listened for at least a minute.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
Remarkslong red glowing train like fire. Lasted after impact w/ atmosphere
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbright yellow greenish light which made me look up. Saw pieces falling vertically
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-