Reports Report 3638adl (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NameBoop L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWhen I saw this fireball I sent a text to my son, telling him I just saw it. That it was the biggest and longest I had ever seen.
Location
AddressRichfield, PA
Latitude40° 39' 14.76'' N (40.65°)
Longitude 77° 7' 22.54'' W (-77.12°)
Elevation219.99m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:32 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:32 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth56.11°
First azimuth61.1°
First elevation28°
Last azimuth56.9°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
Remarksa long glowing trail, slightly more white in color than the fireball. thin higher in the sky larger and thicker as it go close to the fireball.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-