Reports Report 1175s (Event 1175-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1175-2019
Observer
NameAmanda S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksOne of the brightest meteors I’ve seen with a long train. It lit up the sky. I saw fragments fall off and go in different directions.
Location
AddressYork, PA
Latitude39° 58' 53.3'' N (39.98°)
Longitude 76° 44' 39.2'' W (-76.74°)
Elevation134.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-19 03:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 07:50 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle229°
Moving
Facing azimuth250°
First azimuth-
First elevation50°
Last azimuth242.59°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw a few pieces break off of it and burn up in a different direction.