Reports Report 3097p (Event 3097-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3097-2019
Observer
NameJoe P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was so shook when I saw it. I was looking at Orion and then this huge light just shot across the sky. It was so bright! I thought I was seeing things but then the guys I was with saw it too and we were all befuddled. Truly an awesome experience!
Location
AddressHollsopple, PA
Latitude40° 10' 2.31'' N (40.17°)
Longitude 78° 57' 31.14'' W (-78.96°)
Elevation495.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 22:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 02:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth171.54°
First azimuth171.4°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth194.88°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length10°
RemarksIt was hype. It looked like a smoke trail that slowly faded away. There may have been some light left behind too though for a second or two.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-