Reports Report 1314f (Event 1314-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1314-2020
Observer
NameChristian L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was walking outside to check how clear the sky was for astrophotography. Most colorful and spectacular fireball I ever saw. I was expecting an explosion and bright flash but, it did not happen. Several dogs started barking in the distance afterwards!
Location
AddressHalifax, VA
Latitude36° 44' 20.24'' N (36.74°)
Longitude 78° 53' 31.69'' W (-78.89°)
Elevation138.21m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-03-17 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-03-18 03:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth300°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth200°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorBlue, Green, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-