Reports Report 8053i (Event 8053-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8053-2020
Observer
NameMaxwell B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI could be off on the intensity of the light. Would compare it to the forward facing lights planes use when on take off and landing.
Location
AddressColumbus, IN
Latitude39° 4' 50.22'' N (39.08°)
Longitude 85° 52' 43.36'' W (-85.88°)
Elevation181.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-23 07:28 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-23 12:28 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle93°
Moving
Facing azimuth5.19°
First azimuth341.86°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth7.48°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorDark Green, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBroke in 2-3 pieces. Larger piece kept speed and trajectory. Smaller piece slowed and descended away. Possible smaller third piece in the tail of the second.