Reports Report 5356b (Event 5356-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5356-2018
Observer
NameWill A
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressVinton, VA
Latitude37° 15' 54.09'' N (37.27°)
Longitude 79° 52' 54.99'' W (-79.88°)
Elevation345.19m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-06 22:01 EST
UT Date & Time2018-12-07 03:01 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle211°
Moving
Facing azimuth234.89°
First azimuth268.53°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth239.61°
Last elevation54°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the fireball streaked across the sky it fragmented into three distinct pieces, one after the other (all in a line in the same path/trajectory)