Reports Report 9030aa (Event 9030-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9030-2021
Observer
NameEmma S
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
Address, VA
Latitude39° 1' 48.01'' N (39.03°)
Longitude 77° 35' 9.74'' W (-77.59°)
Elevation97.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-14 22:20 EST
UT Date & Time2021-12-15 03:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle210°
Moving
Facing azimuth288°
First azimuth308.25°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth272.82°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length25°
RemarksThe fireball streaked across the sky and kept a glowing trail with two tales as it travelled, the end of the tail was red and the color shifted from orange to yellow to white when it got to the fireball. It lasted as long as the fireball did and a little bit longer after the big flash when the fireball disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the end of when the fireball disappeared, it glowed much brighter
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-