Reports Report 2978f (Event 2978-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2978-2021
Observer
NameEric G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksGreen color was very distinctive.
Location
AddressSilver Spring, MD
Latitude39° 6' 3.26'' N (39.1°)
Longitude 77° 0' 34.15'' W (-77.01°)
Elevation135.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-05-25 21:59 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-05-26 01:59 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle156°
Moving
Facing azimuth220°
First azimuth190°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth230°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksTrain was initially broad, narrowed when meteor flickered and the broadened again
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor flickered brighter and dimmer about halfway along its path. Possible fragment at one flicker point
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-