Reports Report 1490a (Event 1490-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1490-2011
Observer
NameChristopher S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt looked very close and large.
Location
AddressBethlehem, PA
Latitude40° 37' 29.54'' N (40.62°)
Longitude 75° 23' 38.78'' W (-75.39°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-07 23:30 EST
UT Date & Time2011-12-08 04:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth217.53°
First azimuth172.97°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth260.37°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colororenge,yellow,green,blue,
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksNot that I recall.
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksIt looked like the trail of a bottle rocket firework. Relatively short with white feathering \"sparks\" trailing the ball and then fading away rather quickly.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksNot sure.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-