Reports Report 2978e (Event 2978-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2978-2021
Observer
NameScott B
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressNew Market, MD
Latitude39° 25' 23.12'' N (39.42°)
Longitude 77° 19' 41.08'' W (-77.33°)
Elevation144.44m
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 Angle131°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.85°
First azimuth172.92°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth197.27°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt initial sighting, the fireball was green for about a second then broke up into about 5 to 7 white fragments of about the same collective brightness spreading out like shotgun pattern, then faded within a second.