Reports Report 3853f (Event 3853-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3853-2019
Observer
NameKatie N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was huge! Far bigger than any shooting star I've ever seen.
Location
AddressDurham, NC
Latitude35° 52' 42.84'' N (35.88°)
Longitude 78° 54' 13.59'' W (-78.9°)
Elevation77.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-18 21:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-19 01:25 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle147°
Moving
Facing azimuth3.31°
First azimuth0.17°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth10.35°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared as if the light went out for a split second, and then came back on a bit lower than it had been when it went out.