Reports Report 1775gw (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameRich H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBy looking at a map, I would estimate that the fireball's heading was 180 degrees, +/- 10 degrees
Location
AddressEgg Harbor Township, NJ
Latitude39° 22' 10.42'' N (39.37°)
Longitude 74° 37' 24.09'' W (-74.62°)
Elevation16.33m
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 Angle104°
Moving
Facing azimuth149°
First azimuth90°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth200°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksI was driving, and didn't hear anything. When I got home, my daughter said she heard a distant sonic boom-like sound, about the same time I saw the fireball
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the bright light dissipated, the object appeared to turn orange and emit large sparks like it was burning up in the atmosphere