Reports Report 5441zf (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameRobert M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWow!
Location
AddressGermantown, MD
Latitude39° 9' 32.34'' N (39.16°)
Longitude 77° 16' 30.45'' W (-77.28°)
Elevation127.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:24 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:24 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle163°
Moving
Facing azimuth299.01°
First azimuth297.11°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth299.82°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorBlue, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing train orange in color
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBlue steak then a very bright blue flash
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter the flash it seemed to go orange and multiple pieces