Reports Report 5370a (Event 5370-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5370-2018
Observer
NameKendall G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was larger and brighter than I'd imagined possible, more so than anything I'd seen in areas with clearer skies. But it moved very quickly through the night sky. I was laying on my back as I saw it and it seemed to fall to Earth.
Location
AddressBethesda, MD
Latitude38° 57' 12.93'' N (38.95°)
Longitude 77° 5' 43.86'' W (-77.1°)
Elevation83.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-07 03:00 EST
UT Date & Time2018-12-07 08:00 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down to up
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth220°
First azimuth220°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-