Reports Report 5549ac (Event 5549-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5549-2020
Observer
Namebenjamin B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was caught on my front door Nest Camera- it occurred at 2:15 AM on Oct 6th 2020. The camera did not record sound, however it started what appeared to be a rabbit in the yard. You can see the rabbit scurry away when the explosion happened.
Location
AddressSmithsburg, MD
Latitude39° 39' 5.88'' N (39.65°)
Longitude 77° 35' 17.6'' W (-77.59°)
Elevation236.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-10-06 02:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-10-06 06:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle126°
Moving
Facing azimuth304.93°
First azimuth304.87°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth336.64°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing Train with what appears to be an explosion at the end
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed bright, then appeared to explode
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksit appeared to blow apart
Video