Reports Report 3721e (Event 3721-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3721-2016
Observer
NameBrandon R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWhen you see a Emerald/Sapphire fireball go over your head and burst into yellow fragments lighting up half the sky. It will defiantly be a moment I'll remember forever. Amazing
Location
AddressPfafftown, NC
Latitude36° 11' 45.44'' N (36.2°)
Longitude 80° 20' 33.12'' W (-80.34°)
Elevation275.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-04 00:22 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-04 04:22 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth177.11°
First azimuth175.22°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth195.93°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Light Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw it enter almost right over me with a aqua type color and then it burst into a yellow/white color lighting up about half of the sky. It was very low and bright. Never seen anything like it before. Very noticeable
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksYellowish fragments as it burst apart