Reports Report 1029aa (Event 1029-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1029-2018
Observer
Nametony C
Experience Level3/5
Remarksthere was this bright white fireball shooting across the sky with a tail, and then disappeared! the sighting lasted maybe 12 - 15 seconds at most!
Location
AddressClaymont, DE
Latitude39° 48' 1.79'' N (39.8°)
Longitude 75° 27' 34.53'' W (-75.46°)
Elevation22.18m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-16 20:40 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-17 00:40 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle268°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth270°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth280°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit looked like a white ball of fire shooting across the sky with a tail and then disappeared in the middle of the sky with like a fireworks ending
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkslike a fireworks dispersion.