Reports Report 3888b (Event 3888-2017)

Observer
Name Lucretia D
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I don't know how to describe whether I saw a trail, but whatever it was that I saw, descended on a long diagonal and then the fireball dropped straight down right before it burned out.
Location
Address Mars Hill, NC
Latitude 35° 48' 44.52'' N (35.812366°)
Longitude 82° 32' 40.42'' W (-82.54456°)
Elevation 699.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-20 20:45 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-21 00:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 118°
Moving
Facing azimuth 267.31°
First azimuth 246.31°
First elevation 63°
Last azimuth 262.36°
Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -