Reports Report 3837ag (Event 3837-2017)

Observer
Name Nick D
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It looked similar to a bullet travelling through water - very fast and then the streak got bigger and then continued on before disappearing in a south by south east direction
Location
Address Cockeysville, MD
Latitude 39° 29' 48.23'' N (39.49673°)
Longitude 76° 39' 28.29'' W (-76.657859°)
Elevation 99.252m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 15:05 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 19:05 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 95°
Moving
Facing azimuth 97.5°
First azimuth 73.45°
First elevation 24°
Last azimuth 109.69°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was a bright streak and then it created a big cloud and flash and then continued on the it disappeared.
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -