Reports Report 5793d (Event 5793-2018)

Observer
Name Thomas L
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Was admiring the moon and saw a very prominent fireball. It passed almost in front of the moon.
Location
Address Raleigh, NC
Latitude 35° 53' 32.68'' N (35.892412°)
Longitude 78° 40' 43.35'' W (-78.678709°)
Elevation 137.904678m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-26 22:39 EST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-27 03:39 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 203°
Moving
Facing azimuth 63.66°
First azimuth 82.65°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 41.09°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -