Reports Report 879c (Event 879-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 879-2019
Observer
NameSharon M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWas driving 75mph heading N on Rt 81 I think near Staunton VA, and for some reason (poor visibility?) leaned forward and saw the shooting star out the upper right of windshield, moving S, parallel to the horizon. Reminded me of a Perseid meteor I've seen in August.
Location
AddressStaunton, VA
Latitude38° 7' 30.53'' N (38.13°)
Longitude 79° 2' 26.19'' W (-79.04°)
Elevation452.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-24 22:00 EST
UT Date & Time2019-02-25 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth75°
First azimuth75°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth135°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorYellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-