Reports Report 1992cr (Event 1992-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1992-2016
Observer
NameRoger H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was on the phone with someone in LaPlata, MD. She watched it at the same time. Cool!!
Location
AddressFredericksburg, VA
Latitude38° 18' 45.88'' N (38.31°)
Longitude 77° 25' 0.57'' W (-77.42°)
Elevation51.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-07 20:44 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-08 00:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth147.25°
First azimuth176.23°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth120.39°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing & smoking then the object separated into at least 3 pieces and exploded
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt's broke up into several pieces each ablaze and all ended in a terminal flash
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAt least three pieces