Reports Report 1561hl (Event 1561-2019)

Observer
Name Scott S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Really cool that it seemed to have a very horizontal flight and not seeming to be headed to ground. Was moving extremely fast and had a beautiful tale behind it It was close enough I could somewhat see the shape of the outline of it.
Photo
Location
Address Hickory, NC
Latitude 35° 47' 36.05'' N (35.793346°)
Longitude 81° 15' 44.88'' W (-81.262467°)
Elevation 328.828979m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2019-04-04 06:49 EDT
UT Date & Time 2019-04-04 10:49 UT
Duration ≈20s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Moving
Facing azimuth 160°
First azimuth 230°
First elevation 15°
Last azimuth 120°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Blue, Light Blue, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -