Reports Report 4749k (Event 4749-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4749-2020
Observer
NameLoretta S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was dusk, not dark and this was the most brilliant “shooting star” I’ve ever seen. And I’ve never seen one at this time of day. Was oblong with red, yellow, orange and turned to all white before disappearing.
Location
AddressCharleston, WV
Latitude38° 20' 46.8'' N (38.35°)
Longitude 81° 43' 24.05'' W (-81.72°)
Elevation225.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-24 19:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-24 23:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth54.63°
First azimuth-
First elevation62°
Last azimuth6.69°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-