Reports Report 6a (Event 6-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6-2020
Observer
NameArt R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe flash was very short in duration and appeared to be very very high in the atmosphere.
Location
AddressLodi, OH
Latitude41° 3' 8.27'' N (41.05°)
Longitude 81° 59' 17.97'' W (-81.99°)
Elevation344.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-12-31 21:50 EST
UT Date & Time2020-01-01 02:50 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth40.69°
First azimuth287.44°
First elevation77°
Last azimuth86.47°
Last elevation72°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was above a layer of clouds and lit the sky / clouds with a brilliant but very short intense white flash.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-