Reports Report 1740i (Event 1740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1740-2020
Observer
NameMichael A
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI think this meteor is now a meteorite, somewhere...
Location
AddressWhite Marsh, MD
Latitude39° 21' 31.74'' N (39.36°)
Longitude 76° 28' 49.77'' W (-76.48°)
Elevation34.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-13 23:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-04-14 03:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth200°
First azimuth180°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth196°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorOrange/White to Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA bright orange/white flash followed by a bit of fragmentation, ending with (what appeared to be) a single piece that was apparent for about 1-2 seconds.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTerminal flash followed by about 1-2 sec of fragmentation, ending with single small glowing piece visible for 1-2 seconds.