Reports Report 879a (Event 879-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 879-2019
Observer
NameSteven S
Experience Level4/5
RemarksWow just fantastic colors.
Location
AddressHanover, PA
Latitude39° 48' 30.6'' N (39.81°)
Longitude 76° 59' 50.21'' W (-77°)
Elevation176.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-24 21:45 EST
UT Date & Time2019-02-25 02:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth203.65°
First azimuth150°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth228.06°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorDark Green, Green, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration15s
Length-
RemarksEntered the atmosphere as bright white with a green hugh, then pieces of the object falling off with reddish orange glow.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSmall fragments came off almost tje entire time.