Reports Report 3501p (Event 3501-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3501-2017
Observer
NameGreg B
Experience Level4/5
RemarksFacing Baltimore, md. Fireball dropped staight down
Location
AddressGaithersburg, MD
Latitude39° 11' 54.88'' N (39.2°)
Longitude 77° 8' 26.12'' W (-77.14°)
Elevation173.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-30 19:48 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-30 23:48 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth100.36°
First azimuth102.2°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth101.13°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorWhitish center with blue green halo
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksTrain sparkled orange spark like debris
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksTerminal flash then disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-