Reports Report 3732ar (Event 3732-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3732-2022
Observer
NameRYAN D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI thought it was a falling star. But it got brighter and brighter as it fell. Then for the last second or so before it disappeared there were sparks flying off of it.
Location
AddressFort Wayne, IN
Latitude41° 6' 56.94'' N (41.12°)
Longitude 85° 11' 35.28'' W (-85.19°)
Elevation251.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-06-29 02:21 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-06-29 06:21 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth223.43°
First azimuth218.74°
First elevation54°
Last azimuth220.3°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like sparks following the very bright object before it disappeared