Reports Report 929ae (Event 929-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 929-2010
Observer
Namegary W
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
Addressellicott city, MD
Latitude39° 8' 16.03'' N (39.14°)
Longitude 76° 50' 57.4'' W (-76.85°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-28 18:45 EST
UT Date & Time2010-12-28 23:45 UT
Duration≈2s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-1°
First azimuth148°
First elevation68°
Last azimuth165°
Last elevation68°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorwhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksDid not appear to be moving all that fast near the end just before the flash.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-1s
Length15°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like a small firework display, all white and broke up with a flash. Small peices could be seen immediately afterward drifting downward but they stopped glowing quickly after the flash and I lost sight of them.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-