Reports Report 251a (Event 251-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 251-2021
Observer
NameElle H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksListed on previous page about the trail
Location
AddressBirmingham, AL
Latitude33° 23' 7.36'' N (33.39°)
Longitude 86° 38' 51.39'' W (-86.65°)
Elevation236.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-01-12 22:45 CST
UT Date & Time2021-01-13 04:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth251.45°
First azimuth288.9°
First elevation-
Last azimuth202.83°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length70°
RemarksBright white "solid" glowing line that looked to be "drawn" quickly above three houses (to the South of Orion from my perspective) til it all disappeared after about 5 seconds over the house 2 down from mine. (I'm unfamiliar with these so don't know if the length in degrees I put (70) is correct at all..it was an impressively long bright white line.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-