Reports Report 340acb (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NamePatty S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI knew it had to be a meteorite .
Location
AddressNewport News, VA
Latitude37° 5' 0.87'' N (37.08°)
Longitude 76° 29' 52.79'' W (-76.5°)
Elevation10.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 17:45 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 22:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth340.6°
First azimuth350.08°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth311.18°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing trail ... Our first though we're fireworks but it was moving at the wrong angle and way too fast
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-