Reports Report 3097n (Event 3097-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3097-2019
Observer
NameDawn R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI just know it was fast, left a trail about 1/3 the length between a light appearing and disappearing. Was very high in the horizon. Never seen anything quite like this one and I've seen shooting stars. They seem to have a curve in them when falling. This looked straight path
Location
AddressStaunton, VA
Latitude38° 6' 35.43'' N (38.11°)
Longitude 79° 4' 22.21'' W (-79.07°)
Elevation499.16m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 02:30 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle84°
Moving
Facing azimuth356.59°
First azimuth2.66°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth27.1°
Last elevation88°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
RemarksLooked a little wide. Seemed like dust or smoke left behind lasting about 4 or 5 seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-