Reports Report 1775cv (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameChristopher F
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was the brightest meteor I have ever seen
Location
AddressWashington, DC
Latitude38° 53' 42.37'' N (38.9°)
Longitude 77° 1' 23.74'' W (-77.02°)
Elevation6.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-16 22:56 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-17 02:56 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle123°
Moving
Facing azimuth92°
First azimuth80°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth99.79°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt fragmented into two large pieces, and then fragmented some more after that.