Reports Report 340abq (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameMorgan D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksScary! I thought something had fallen off a plane or something was crashing at first
Location
AddressStephens City, VA
Latitude39° 5' 57.34'' N (39.1°)
Longitude 78° 12' 15.72'' W (-78.2°)
Elevation233.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:16 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:16 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle40°
Moving
Facing azimuth18.18°
First azimuth13.51°
First elevation54°
Last azimuth352.72°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAn big "pop/explosion" and then sparks falling down
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAlmost like sparks or a firework