Reports Report 4827cu (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameMelanie S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe way the sky lite up was amazing then to see fire then to see smoke. I thought a piece of a plane was falling from the sky. I’m so blessed to have witness this event
Location
AddressFrederick, MD
Latitude39° 19' 45.3'' N (39.33°)
Longitude 77° 21' 29.39'' W (-77.36°)
Elevation137.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:07 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:07 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle242°
Moving
Facing azimuth14.22°
First azimuth3.37°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth344.03°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorRed-8
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksBright light then explosion with fire falling then when bright then a smoke train
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksRed to white
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-