Reports Report 1775ex (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameMichelle L
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI live out in the country, so I have seen many shooting stars/meteor shower events. I have never seen anything this large, bright, and colorful. It was amazing!
Location
AddressFrederick, MD
Latitude39° 24' 11.39'' N (39.4°)
Longitude 77° 27' 22.85'' W (-77.46°)
Elevation132.16m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-16 22:58 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-17 02:58 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth99.34°
First azimuth61.27°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth133.1°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorGreen, Light Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the very end, the fireball turned orange and there were four or five orange fragments that dropped away from the main body.