Reports Report 3478ap (Event 3478-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3478-2020
Observer
NameCorey M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksPossibly a satellite re entering.
Location
AddressAbilene, TX
Latitude32° 24' 41.14'' N (32.41°)
Longitude 99° 40' 41.82'' W (-99.68°)
Elevation547.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-18 02:04 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-18 07:04 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth229.87°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth319.8°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude11-
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length40°
RemarksMultiple pieces of debris leaving several trains
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt least 5 different pieces fragmenting from main object.
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