Reports Report 3384gg (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameGary L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving a car on MD-32 northbound during the observed event. The location entered is approximate. Compass heading in car displayed North. I had an unobstructed view in that direction. The sky conditions were partly cloudy.
Location
AddressGlenelg, MD
Latitude39° 16' 0.36'' N (39.27°)
Longitude 76° 59' 8.19'' W (-76.99°)
Elevation184.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:27 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth345°
First azimuth13.76°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth309.34°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length60°
RemarksThe train was broken up like debris embers similar to a fireworks display.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksDescribe in previous form field. Like falling debris embers in fireworks, but more horizontal than vertical.