Reports Report 305j (Event 305-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 305-2022
Observer
NameEric T
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCarrollton, KY
Latitude38° 38' 53.31'' N (38.65°)
Longitude 85° 12' 9.66'' W (-85.2°)
Elevation242.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-01-11 19:05 EST
UT Date & Time2022-01-12 00:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.61°
First azimuth271.16°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth84.49°
Last elevation48°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksRound object with an orange glow around it leaving a white trail. It flashed once revealing that it was a round object then faded. It happened directly overhead.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe trail of white light resembles a sparkler emoting smaller white lights as the object broke up.