Reports Report 3998as (Event 3998-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3998-2019
Observer
NameDiane R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were on a remote island ( sailed there) photographing Milky Way over Lake Superior when we saw this to the east. It was really large and blazingly brilliant. Shocking and awesome experience.
Location
AddressTerrace Bay, Ontario (CA)
Latitude48° 30' 16.32'' N (48.5°)
Longitude 88° 20' 8.38'' W (-88.34°)
Elevation161.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-24 22:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-25 02:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle220°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth90°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth85°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt expanded out from the center until it was 1/4 size of full moon ( only took a couple seconds)
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-