Reports Report 862p (Event 862-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 862-2020
Observer
NameRichelle R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was not far off in the distance like a falling star. It definitely looked like some object burning as it entered the atmosphere, but was quite close, just above the tree line when it ended.
Location
AddressApex, NC
Latitude35° 44' 27.5'' N (35.74°)
Longitude 78° 48' 26.33'' W (-78.81°)
Elevation110.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-17 20:40 EST
UT Date & Time2020-02-18 01:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle118°
Moving
Facing azimuth285.06°
First azimuth270.86°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth276.51°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-