Reports Report 3853cc (Event 3853-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3853-2019
Observer
NameConnie M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksDriving uphill, Eastbound on GA Hwy 282 towards Ellijay, with limited field of vision due to trees on both roadsides, after dark with little to no ambient light. Passenger & I saw fast, bright burning object with a (comet-like) tail going left to right. (Local friends saw only a flash.) Beautiful!
Location
AddressEllijay, GA
Latitude34° 41' 33.75'' N (34.69°)
Longitude 84° 30' 35.52'' W (-84.51°)
Elevation454.72m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-18 21:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-19 01:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth153°
First azimuth122.76°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth193.59°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorBlue, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-