Reports Report 1511c (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameJohn P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have seen at least three smaller streaks in the sky within an hour of the first sighting
Location
AddressMechanicsville, VA
Latitude37° 39' 44.84'' N (37.66°)
Longitude 77° 22' 45.05'' W (-77.38°)
Elevation51.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:34 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:34 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth151.21°
First azimuth260.81°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth136.26°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite red green orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length40°
RemarksGlowing trail with different colors with a large explosion at the end
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLarge bright explosion
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMultiple fragments. Quickly extinguished