Reports Report 5382g (Event 5382-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5382-2020
Observer
NameBridget R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksNever seen anything like this. Initially thought it could have been a plane that might be crashing. A tree was in the way and ran to see it further but it was gone. Fortunately not a plane. Very bright
Location
AddressReno, NV
Latitude39° 30' 15.98'' N (39.5°)
Longitude 119° 52' 9.93'' W (-119.87°)
Elevation1430.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-26 19:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-27 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle275°
Moving
Facing azimuth310°
First azimuth280°
First elevation10°
Last azimuth320°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTwo segments of flash