Reports Report 1442b (Event 1442-2017)

Name Chris P
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Came from almost above me. Caught my eye because it was pretty clear tonight. I saw it as I got to the top of my back porch. It was the fastest thing I've ever seen move in the sky like that. Lost visual behind trees not really horizon.
Address Christiansburg, VA
Latitude 37° 9' 2.97'' N (37.150825°)
Longitude 80° 26' 8.22'' W (-80.435618°)
Elevation 621.938m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-21 00:05 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-21 04:05 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 193°
Facing azimuth 65.12°
First azimuth 60.81°
First elevation 90°
Last azimuth 63.47°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -