Reports Report 862a (Event 862-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 862-2020
Observer
NameElaine S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThere were about 7 people sitting around the fire pit at the whitewater center and several of us saw it.
Location
AddressCharlotte, NC
Latitude35° 16' 15.09'' N (35.27°)
Longitude 81° 0' 23.7'' W (-81.01°)
Elevation191.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-17 20:30 EST
UT Date & Time2020-02-18 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth6.86°
First azimuth0.82°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth1.62°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksLike a firework being shot up into the air. Not the boom, just the bottle rocket shooting sound. A crackling whoosh...
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-