Reports Report 1043c (Event 1043-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1043-2020
Observer
NamePhil S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressChattanooga, TN
Latitude35° 1' 0.82'' N (35.02°)
Longitude 85° 6' 45.74'' W (-85.11°)
Elevation264.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-29 19:08 EST
UT Date & Time2020-03-01 00:08 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle13°
Moving
Facing azimuth344.29°
First azimuth349.98°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth15.72°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length25°
RemarksGlowing train and split in 2 or 3 pieces at the end
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksfirst seen as bright light, something akin to an Iridium Flare...and it continued and fragmented into 2 or 3 pieces at the end