Reports Report 31da (Event 31-2019)

Name Jason F
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks The closest and brightest that I've ever seen
Address Leonardtown, MD
Latitude 38° 15' 58.65'' N (38.266293°)
Longitude 76° 41' 8.02'' W (-76.68556°)
Elevation 5.158475m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2019-01-09 06:36 EST
UT Date & Time 2019-01-09 11:36 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 110°
Facing azimuth 103.94°
First azimuth 77.04°
First elevation 41°
Last azimuth 135.21°
Last elevation 22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color white and orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 40°
Remarks very long and bright - looked like a hot fire burning. Could not see the very end
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -