Reports Report 3853q (Event 3853-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3853-2019
Observer
NameJeremiah I
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressGastonia, NC
Latitude35° 13' 44.5'' N (35.23°)
Longitude 81° 7' 39.33'' W (-81.13°)
Elevation207.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-18 21:58 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-19 01:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle184°
Moving
Facing azimuth220.51°
First azimuth223.7°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth218.65°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length45°
RemarksStarted with a neon blue flash that resembled what looked like a supernova and left a bright blue almost white glowing train that stretched almost the full length of the fireballs path
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-