Reports Report 1511ai (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameDerek C
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressGreenbelt, MD
Latitude38° 59' 10.38'' N (38.99°)
Longitude 76° 53' 30.29'' W (-76.89°)
Elevation36.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:16 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:16 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth202.37°
First azimuth205.5°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth213.46°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train, fireball appeared to be breaking apart and losing mass
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksParts of the fireball started to break away