Reports Report 2577b (Event 2577-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2577-2021
Observer
NameLilly G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was not dark out yet, there was still some light from the sunset and we weren’t able to see any stars which was why the sighting was so shocking/exciting.
Location
AddressMathis, TX
Latitude28° 5' 53.52'' N (28.1°)
Longitude 97° 48' 39.74'' W (-97.81°)
Elevation46.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-05-02 20:18 CDT
UT Date & Time2021-05-03 01:18 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle212°
Moving
Facing azimuth355.73°
First azimuth5.86°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth343.26°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like a giant popping sparkler going from the top of the sky moving downwards at an angle
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-