Reports Report 7540ou (Event 7540-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7540-2021
Observer
NameJohn K
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe object appeared to be heading directly toward my vantage point which was roughly passing through the town of Maysville NC. It seemed to disappear completely all at once followed by a bright flash of light.
Location
AddressMaysville, NC
Latitude34° 54' 13.22'' N (34.9°)
Longitude 77° 14' 21.83'' W (-77.24°)
Elevation10.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-10 21:06 EST
UT Date & Time2021-11-11 02:06 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle151°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth141.38°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth140.84°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight Green, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was watching the object coming straight toward me, bigger and brighter than Venus or any air craft, when it disappeared completely followed seconds later or less by a bright flash of light that lit up everything around.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-