Reports Report 1872g (Event 1872-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1872-2017
Name Courtney-Amber M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks There were two witnesses to this event and it looked like nothing we have ever seen before
Address Richmond, VA
Latitude 37° 32' 34.08'' N (37.54°)
Longitude 77° 27' 30.79'' W (-77.46°)
Elevation 57.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-06-06 21:49 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-06-07 01:49 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 253°
Facing azimuth 55°
First azimuth 80°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 35°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Yellow orange with white on the tail
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked like a piece of paper caught on fire and then suddenly evaporated
Observation No
Remarks -