Reports Report 3854ah (Event 3854-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3854-2016
Observer
NameNiall D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was heading east on RT 100 near RT 295 in the vicinity of BWI airport. The flash appeared in my windscreen just below ceiling level. It came and went very quickly. The flash was about the size of a soccer ball. The flash crossed my view from south to north (.just in case i got earlier info entered in error)
Location
AddressGlen Burnie, MD
Latitude39° 9' 40.56'' N (39.16°)
Longitude 76° 43' 16.65'' W (-76.72°)
Elevation43.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-10 05:55 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-10 09:55 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth141.17°
First azimuth199.57°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth92.37°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksShort trail and then a bright flash lasted just about 2 to 2 seconds.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-