Reports Report 1867o (Event 1867-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1867-2018
Observer
NameCaitlin W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThere was what appeared to be a second meteor as if something larger had broken apart higher up, but it is noted in another response on a previous question.
Location
AddressPhiladelphia, PA
Latitude40° 2' 38.64'' N (40.04°)
Longitude 75° 6' 31.12'' W (-75.11°)
Elevation40.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-05-25 23:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-05-26 03:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth39.89°
First azimuth53.33°
First elevation28°
Last azimuth23.96°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight Blue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length17°
RemarksA bright glowing train that lit the yard and our faces. It was (as we remember) bright white and orange.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe object suddenly appeared as a larger trail and bright light in the sky and about a second after the trail disappeared and the object vanished suddenly, another meteor appeared closer to our position much dimmer and then ended at about the same length.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-