Reports Report 161e (Event 161-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 161-2020
Observer
NameMichael E
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNo experience with astronomy however I am a pilot and have significant experience observing aircraft, beacons etc. I have also seen a fair number of shooting starts but this event seemed very low altitude to me. I was driving in a vehicle when observed and this was not observed while flying to be clear.
Location
AddressAthens, AL
Latitude34° 45' 34.66'' N (34.76°)
Longitude 86° 52' 37.84'' W (-86.88°)
Elevation208.21m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-06 19:10 CST
UT Date & Time2020-01-07 01:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle291°
Moving
Facing azimuth358.93°
First azimuth331.12°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth334.88°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorPink, Dark Green, Light Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-