Reports Report 381db (Event 381-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 381-2015
Observer
NameBrian B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI thought this was so cool. I was up early to check the road conditions when all of a sudden this object lit up the entire sky. The fireball was traveling north and visually appeared to be no more than 30 to 40 feet overhead.
Location
AddressJeannette, PA
Latitude40° 20' 30.61'' N (40.34°)
Longitude 79° 34' 44.31'' W (-79.58°)
Elevation379.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-17 04:30 EST
UT Date & Time2015-02-17 09:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle81°
Moving
Facing azimuth350.76°
First azimuth305.62°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth17°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball appeared to burn out like an ending firework. It started to sparkled then eventually disappeared.