Reports Report 1029ad (Event 1029-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1029-2018
Observer
NameSteve A
Experience Level2/5
RemarksA number of others leaving an event saw this object streaking across the sky.
Location
AddressMarriottsville, MD
Latitude39° 19' 47.3'' N (39.33°)
Longitude 76° 53' 49.08'' W (-76.9°)
Elevation174.39m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-16 21:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-17 01:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle264°
Moving
Facing azimuth355.87°
First azimuth5.54°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth330.34°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe larger fragment had about 4 smaller white fragments come off just before it totally burned out