Reports Report 1414bj (Event 1414-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1414-2019
Observer
NameDavid B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOccurred during morning commute, before daylight. Many card on road. This was impossible to miss. Another person who drives that route saw it. Many others must have seen it.
Location
AddressReading, PA
Latitude40° 23' 54.52'' N (40.4°)
Longitude 75° 57' 54.34'' W (-75.97°)
Elevation96.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-28 06:12 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-28 10:12 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth71.96°
First azimuth76.69°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth359.75°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt left a fiery trail...like the woodcarvings of comets. One of the strangest things I ever saw. It was almost like a cheap special effect. It was moving very fast. Faster than anything I've ever seen moving in the sky. The fire trail was the most startling aspect of the sighting.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-