Reports Report 1867w (Event 1867-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1867-2018
Observer
NameSamantha P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was located in the woods meaning that the tree line blocked the entire course of the fireball from view.
Location
AddressMalvern, PA
Latitude40° 1' 13.56'' N (40.02°)
Longitude 75° 29' 46.45'' W (-75.5°)
Elevation126.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-05-25 22:46 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-05-26 02:46 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth49.59°
First azimuth54.44°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth18.35°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
RemarksStarted bright white, after the fireball disappeared from my field of view the train persisted andental appeared smokey and glowed slightly with the glow fading over several seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-