Reports Report 5441qs (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameMike B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was delivering a load of fuel. Probably the brightest and most colorful falling star I've ever seen.
Location
AddressPendleton, IN
Latitude39° 59' 26.58'' N (39.99°)
Longitude 85° 50' 33.72'' W (-85.84°)
Elevation261.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle195°
Moving
Facing azimuth80.47°
First azimuth84.69°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth85.33°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorBlue, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
RemarksMainly blue, then blue with red, then blue, red and white, then all white before it disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-