Reports Report 917p (Event 917-2017)

Name Adam L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Was very neat to witness.
Address Hillsville, VA
Latitude 36° 46' 21'' N (36.7725°)
Longitude 80° 48' 44.11'' W (-80.812252°)
Elevation 798.321m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-12 20:31 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-13 00:31 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 164°
Facing azimuth 76.11°
First azimuth 75.72°
First elevation 57°
Last azimuth 80.9°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Remarks Glowing firey train, faded as the object faded. Appeared to be object breaking up
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Appeared to be breaking up, leaving a firey trail.