Reports Report 1992ak (Event 1992-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1992-2016
Observer
NameTom M
Experience Level4/5
Remarks3rd best I've seen so far..40 yrs looking
Location
AddressMcLean, VA
Latitude38° 53' 10.01'' N (38.89°)
Longitude 77° 12' 33.93'' W (-77.21°)
Elevation114.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-07 20:56 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-08 00:56 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle254°
Moving
Facing azimuth205.4°
First azimuth204.11°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth140.18°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Blue, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
RemarksWhite smoke/condensation, dissipated rather quickly. No changes otherwise
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSeveral large several smaller pieces, some slowed speed in relation to others