Reports Report 2709ap (Event 2709-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2709-2013
Observer
NameDavid C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAlso witnessed by my 9yo daughter.
Location
AddressBreinigsville, PA
Latitude40° 31' 43.66'' N (40.53°)
Longitude 75° 38' 20.55'' W (-75.64°)
Elevation136.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-11-01 21:01 EST
UT Date & Time2013-11-02 01:01 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth141.49°
First azimuth133.95°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth132.44°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
Remarksglowing
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbright flash with 3 or 4 fragmented elements continuing, glowing, in the orignal path of travel (toward the ground)
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks3 or 4 fragmented elements continuing, glowing, in the orignal path of travel (toward the ground). Speed of fragmented elements appeared to slow relative to original body.