Reports Report 1561bw (Event 1561-2019)

Observer
Name Mark S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It was consistent for about 7-8 seconds in open sky, then it disappeared for 1-2 seconds, then it came back into view along the same trajectory and went out of sight (view blocked by trees at that point). No real clouds in the sky that I could see.
Location
Address Huntersville, NC
Latitude 35° 23' 49.03'' N (35.396953°)
Longitude 80° 51' 52.63'' W (-80.86462°)
Elevation 220.849518m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2019-04-04 06:50 EDT
UT Date & Time 2019-04-04 10:50 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 277°
Moving
Facing azimuth 172.79°
First azimuth 214.85°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 110.22°
Last elevation 42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -19
Color Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks white trail behind green light that looked like it was burning
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -