Reports Report 1786ek (Event 1786-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1786-2021
Observer
NameSylvia K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksHaving observed other bolides, this one rates among the most brilliant.
Location
AddressReston, VA
Latitude38° 59' 1.97'' N (38.98°)
Longitude 77° 21' 3.12'' W (-77.35°)
Elevation120.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-21 00:26 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-03-21 04:26 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle167°
Moving
Facing azimuth335.41°
First azimuth326.65°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth336.2°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a bright green fireball, wherein the nucleus of the fireball then suddenly brightened into a more brilliant shade of green and blew up with a flash.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-