Reports Report 1440ap (Event 1440-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1440-2019
Observer
NameTrey B
Experience Level2/5
Remarksvery Close and distinct. Closest and brightest especially near the Corry where there is ally of light pollution. Could distinctly see the trail along with the fragment or two breaking off
Location
AddressGaithersburg, MD
Latitude39° 7' 1.55'' N (39.12°)
Longitude 77° 12' 4.43'' W (-77.2°)
Elevation138.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-31 23:43 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-01 03:43 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle102°
Moving
Facing azimuth92.51°
First azimuth69.59°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth146.2°
Last elevation37°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorBlue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA piece or two broke separated slightly before disappearing. Trail had some yellow and reddish