Reports Report 1511fh (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameDavid C
Experience Level4/5
Remarksit seemed close enough that it could have been an explosive threat to our condominium home.
Location
AddressCrisfield, MD
Latitude37° 58' 47.7'' N (37.98°)
Longitude 75° 51' 48.02'' W (-75.86°)
Elevation0.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:14 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:14 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.2°
First azimuth283.84°
First elevation
Last azimuth242.27°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkshissing sound of hot object boiling water
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWent behind another building, but orange flash when it hit the water of the Chesapeake Bay
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt leas one fragment heading SW that burnt out before hitting ground/water