Reports Report 5549af (Event 5549-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5549-2020
Observer
NameLance B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksTail was wide. An amazing streak and end. One of the brightest I have ever seen.
Location
AddressReston, VA
Latitude38° 57' 28.63'' N (38.96°)
Longitude 77° 22' 13.46'' W (-77.37°)
Elevation109.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-10-06 02:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-10-06 06:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle185°
Moving
Facing azimuth27.97°
First azimuth14.93°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth29.12°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksPossible separation of meteorite segments.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIntense white burn, not flash. Looked like there was separation of the meteorite. Segments looked orange and dissipated in a split second.