Reports Report 2740ev (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameKarl M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have seen three or four events I would call "fireballs," and this was by far the brightest, most dramatic one I've ever seen.
Location
AddressColumbus, OH
Latitude39° 57' 22.26'' N (39.96°)
Longitude 83° 0' 3.94'' W (-83°)
Elevation228.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:44 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth205.22°
First azimuth186.98°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth222.2°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorLight Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was minor sparking and fragmentation in the second or two before it went dark.