Reports Report 2235h (Event 2235-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2235-2019
Observer
NameTree G
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCatlett, VA
Latitude38° 40' 11.23'' N (38.67°)
Longitude 77° 37' 45.33'' W (-77.63°)
Elevation77.39m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-19 22:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-20 02:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle94°
Moving
Facing azimuth51.8°
First azimuth32.5°
First elevation32°
Last azimuth72.41°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorBegan white like an ordinary meteor but then expanded and turned blue-green, then quickly faded narrowed and disappeared
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksTrail followed the bright meteor and was visible for a second or two after the meteor itself disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-