Reports Report 1511cx (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameJennifer M
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressWilliamsburg, VA
Latitude37° 18' 11.87'' N (37.3°)
Longitude 76° 49' 54.41'' W (-76.83°)
Elevation24.42m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 21:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 01:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth144.32°
First azimuth157.07°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth140.96°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorRed, Blue and Bright Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
Remarksthe trains changed 3 noticably different colors to a bright sun glow before it disappeared out of view
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthe color of the flash changed as fragments broke off