Reports Report 3089ai (Event 3089-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3089-2018
Observer
NameChanning G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksLooked like a big bright blue ball of light falling from the sky with the trail of light behind it. The entire sky lit up bright blue. I was on the road next to an empty field with no street lights. It’s was extremely bright!
Location
AddressRockvale, TN
Latitude35° 41' 15.29'' N (35.69°)
Longitude 86° 31' 23.69'' W (-86.52°)
Elevation231.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-17 00:13 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-17 05:13 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle202°
Moving
Facing azimuth313.97°
First azimuth328.41°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth303.69°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorBright Light Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration15s
Length20°
RemarksTrail of blue light following them ball like almost a line. Made it look like a falling star, but it was a bright blue ball of light with a light trail following it.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe entire sky lit up a bright blue color
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-