Reports Report 1775bu (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameJettson $
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMount Rainier, MD
Latitude38° 57' 16.87'' N (38.95°)
Longitude 76° 59' 25.2'' W (-76.99°)
Elevation39.9m
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 Angle100°
Moving
Facing azimuth17.48°
First azimuth14.88°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth58.62°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksTrain was green but turned gold while burning out. got longer and wider as it tracked across the sky
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt came in gold turned green then flaked off gold again
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksStayed pretty solid. Spewing green that turned gold before burning out. May have broke apart as tip became out of view