Reports Report 3097ao (Event 3097-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3097-2019
Observer
NameRenee B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt lit up my backyard like a spotlight. I thought for a second it might be a helicopter with a spotlight.
Location
AddressFinleyville, PA
Latitude40° 15' 50.32'' N (40.26°)
Longitude 79° 59' 49.11'' W (-80°)
Elevation329.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 22:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 02:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth125°
First azimuth75°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth138°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration15s
Length40°
RemarksLinear trail , then a circular blast, followed by a linear trail. Eastern sky. Left what looked like a jet stream after it.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLinear streak then a circular blast followed by a linear streak
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-