Reports Report 3097d (Event 3097-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3097-2019
Observer
NameKaren T
Experience Level1/5
Remarks8 people saw it, including me.
Location
AddressEarlysville, VA
Latitude38° 11' 6.5'' N (38.19°)
Longitude 78° 26' 48.83'' W (-78.45°)
Elevation161.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 01:45 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle346°
Moving
Facing azimuth360°
First azimuth360°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation66°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length10°
RemarksLong glowing train that stayed bright for quite a while. When it first started the person I was talking to had their back to the fireball and said it completely lit my face up with a flash of light.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-