Reports Report 2739h (Event 2739-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2739-2020
Observer
NameThomas S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe event was slow and lasted long, about 45 seconds. The fragments were generally behind the lead fragment, but also spread out some. Fragments faded out and appeared for about 25 to 35 seconds until only the lead fragment was left.
Location
AddressColumbus, OH
Latitude39° 56' 13.76'' N (39.94°)
Longitude 82° 58' 53.85'' W (-82.98°)
Elevation231.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-05 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-06 01:45 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle276°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth162.17°
First elevation62°
Last azimuth46.1°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAbout 6-12 slow moving fragments at the peak. After all fragments faded out the lead fragment still persisted towards the right of a bright star or planet.