Reports Report 2740aq (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameElizabeth K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was worried that it was a bomb or something because it was extremely bright and appeared in the atmosphere, then fell from the sky at a diagonal angle.
Location
AddressFrederick, MD
Latitude39° 27' 21.48'' N (39.46°)
Longitude 77° 26' 52.75'' W (-77.45°)
Elevation114.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle130°
Moving
Facing azimuth281.54°
First azimuth285.02°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth290.38°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
Remarksa glowing train behind it
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-