Reports Report 1561ahh (Event 1561-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1561-2019
Observer
NameChristopher L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was a beautiful fireball. It moved very fast across the whole sky from more or less one horizon to the other in about 15 seconds. It was a brilliant greenish blue. Very captivating but frightening at the same time.
Location
AddressCarthage, NC
Latitude35° 16' 8.89'' N (35.27°)
Longitude 79° 25' 41.15'' W (-79.43°)
Elevation112.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-04 06:51 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-04 10:51 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth177.42°
First azimuth186.97°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth94.02°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksLight greenish smoke trail following a short distance behind.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksJust some small pieces coming off at first.