Reports Report 1775aw (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameSharon R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt seemed large to me and very bright. Was traveling very fast.
Location
Address, MD
Latitude38° 56' 26.12'' N (38.94°)
Longitude 76° 3' 45.85'' W (-76.06°)
Elevation11.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-16 22:55 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-17 02:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle113°
Moving
Facing azimuth103.61°
First azimuth91.58°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth129.58°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorOrange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksWhite trail followed the fireball until it disappeared. Fairly long.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was driving and thought I saw lightning in my peripheral vision. Instead it was a fireball streaking to the ground, flashing as it was traveling.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-