Reports Report 1633d (Event 1633-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1633-2014
Observer
NameSusan S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was the first comet or fireball I have ever seen and was really pretty cool to see. I was with my husband and a neighbor. I had seen what I thought was a falling star about 6 seconds before we saw the comet/fireball.
Location
AddressWarrington, PA
Latitude40° 15' 19.28'' N (40.26°)
Longitude 75° 7' 9.25'' W (-75.12°)
Elevation122.93m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-07-25 23:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-07-26 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth206.68°
First azimuth218.67°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth201.11°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train that faded out
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-