Reports Report 5793a (Event 5793-2018)

Name Wendy M
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks It was large and appeared as a blue ball with a bluish/white tail. On the side of the ball facing the ground there was white and faint yellow light radiating. I didn't see it end because it was obscured by the treeline.
Address Richmond, VA
Latitude 37° 35' 43.95'' N (37.595542°)
Longitude 77° 33' 14.22'' W (-77.553951°)
Elevation 75.288651m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-26 22:45 EST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-27 03:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 162°
Facing azimuth 171.89°
First azimuth 146.42°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 179.61°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -