Reports Report 2235b (Event 2235-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2235-2019
Observer
NameMike S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen plenty of shooting stars and meteor showers in my day but this was entirely different. As it passed it brightened the night sky briefly
Location
AddressSmyrna, DE
Latitude39° 17' 50.65'' N (39.3°)
Longitude 75° 36' 18.28'' W (-75.61°)
Elevation11.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-19 22:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-20 02:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth222.27°
First azimuth269.43°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth184.76°
Last elevation62°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Blue, Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksIt was a few different colors and the trail it left behind lingered for a second or two. Also I felt like I could see it breaking apart maybe? It looked as tho while it passed by little glowing pieces were falling off
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-