Reports Report 620cf (Event 620-2013)

Name Jeanne S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It was remarkable. It was so bright and clear. It seemed like it was right there in front of me it was so clear. I might have seen it for longer, had there not been an intermittent cloud cover. It seems to have appeared in an opening, then disappeared then appeared again.
Address Asheville, NC
Latitude 35° 33' 5.41'' N (35.551502°)
Longitude 82° 35' 4.19'' W (-82.584497°)
Elevation 601.838806m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2013-03-16 21:00 EDT
UT Date & Time 2013-03-17 01:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Facing azimuth 63.72°
First azimuth 117.08°
First elevation 34°
Last azimuth 19.64°
Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -21
Color Blue, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -1s
Length -1°
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was just a bright burst of light, followed by a tail of blue fragments.
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked like trailing stardust. I thought it might have been a firework, but it wasn't