Reports Report 5441qo (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NamePeg C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI’d compare the head of the fireball as about size of a nickel held at arms length.
Location
AddressAkron, OH
Latitude41° 5' 16.33'' N (41.09°)
Longitude 81° 36' 51.81'' W (-81.61°)
Elevation312.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:23 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:23 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle273°
Moving
Facing azimuth186.52°
First azimuth114.48°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth96.52°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration8s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing and smoking tail. Tail mostly straight line until close to fireball and then it was red squiggly.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw flash of color in sky, that may or may not have been when it passed directly above me.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-