Reports Report 3826c (Event 3826-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3826-2019
Observer
NameRebecca B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe flash was rather startling, which is what made me look up to see the glowing train.
Location
AddressWinterville, GA
Latitude33° 58' 20.13'' N (33.97°)
Longitude 83° 15' 1.24'' W (-83.25°)
Elevation212.57m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-15 21:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-16 01:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle271°
Moving
Facing azimuth0.62°
First azimuth92.8°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth107.06°
Last elevation90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
RemarksIt was a glowing train that eventually fizzled out.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a bright flash, which is what made me look up.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-