Reports Report 1992ce (Event 1992-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1992-2016
Observer
NameEric W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksTrajectory dropped dramatically during breakup and fragmentation
Location
AddressLeesburg, VA
Latitude39° 4' 12.82'' N (39.07°)
Longitude 77° 32' 56.15'' W (-77.55°)
Elevation119.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-07 20:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-08 00:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle238°
Moving
Facing azimuth128.79°
First azimuth151.84°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth131.48°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksColor changed to orange and breakup and fragmentation followed what initially appeared to just be a slow moving , bright white shooting star low in evening sky