Reports Report 1775fu (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameJean N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe biggest and closest shooting star i have ever seen. Not like the white meteor showers seen high in the sky.
Location
AddressLewes, DE
Latitude38° 45' 10.35'' N (38.75°)
Longitude 75° 8' 6.85'' W (-75.14°)
Elevation6.11m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-16 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-17 03:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth62.74°
First azimuth62.12°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth113.92°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorYellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksI saw a bright ball of light with a trail through my bedroom high arch window. I jumped up to see it disintegrate in the sky lower and to the lower right of the sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSort of. It exploded to nothing.