Reports Report 3853e (Event 3853-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3853-2019
Observer
NameJustin L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThere were 3 other people with me -- we were out to watch the Perseid showers. We were all amazed and had never seen anything like it.
Location
AddressApex, NC
Latitude35° 47' 31.09'' N (35.79°)
Longitude 78° 59' 59.26'' W (-79°)
Elevation65.77m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-18 21:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-19 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation55°
Last azimuth35°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksToward the end it seemed like fragmentation occurred, with debris splitting off.