Reports Report 1511go (Event 1511-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1511-2014
Observer
NameDan H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was at work at the Philadelphia refining complex on night shift when I saw this meteor.Myself and two other guys witnessed this object come into our atmosphere.I have experienced many showers and the occasional meteorite but have never experienced a smoke or vapor trail or much less heard them.This was an absolutely awesome experience and will never forget this.It made my night.
Location
AddressBroomall, PA
Latitude39° 58' 32.92'' N (39.98°)
Longitude 75° 20' 13.13'' W (-75.34°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-17 22:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-18 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
Coloryellow red to green then yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA loud pop or sort of a sonic boom but kind of muffled
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
RemarksThe pop and or boom came a second or two after initial sightingo
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksVapor and or smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt fizzled to green then popped loud and turned yellow red as it decended