Reports Report 7968g (Event 7968-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7968-2020
Observer
NameDale S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksNo
Location
AddressMooresville, NC
Latitude35° 31' 12.9'' N (35.52°)
Longitude 80° 49' 51.91'' W (-80.83°)
Elevation238.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-22 01:08 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-22 06:08 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle214°
Moving
Facing azimuth225.17°
First azimuth254.16°
First elevation68°
Last azimuth209.33°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorSo hard to say. I’m thinking a mix. Almost like bottle rocket.
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a trail but short not lingering as if the meteor had a tail of sparks. It went behind the trees and seemed so close but I’m sure it was miles away.