Reports Report 3097l (Event 3097-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3097-2019
Observer
NameFrank D
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressAfton, VA
Latitude38° 1' 38.2'' N (38.03°)
Longitude 78° 48' 50.95'' W (-78.81°)
Elevation283.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 22:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 02:35 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle206°
Moving
Facing azimuth353.48°
First azimuth347.05°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth320.8°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration25s
Length15°
RemarksIt was very prominent. Train was equally dense the whole length.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe bright flash is actually what got my attention. I was in a dark rual area with my back somewhat turned at the direction of the flash. I spun around and saw the train.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-