Reports Report 5441afl (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
Namejudith B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI thought it was a flash of lightening. The sky lit up and when i looked up this bright ball exploded and travelled across the sky. I thought it was a shooting star but it made the popping fizzing noise and lasted too long and was bigger and brighter
Location
AddressUpper Saint Clair, PA
Latitude40° 21' 13.61'' N (40.35°)
Longitude 80° 3' 20.01'' W (-80.06°)
Elevation356.11m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle182°
Moving
Facing azimuth320.19°
First azimuth296.57°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth288.66°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorPink, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA pop like a light bulb blowing out and then a fizzing sound as it travelled across the sky
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
Remarksa glowing train that faded slowly.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-