Reports Report 3630bc (Event 3630-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3630-2015
Observer
NameMary W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI thought it wad a plane, but it didn't have any other lights, then I thought it was a firework, but it was too high. Then I thought, oh, a shooting star, then when it went behind the house roof and tree line, I thought are there anymore? I kept thinking it was too big to be a shooting star.
Location
AddressColumbus, OH
Latitude40° 2' 31.89'' N (40.04°)
Longitude 83° 2' 40.41'' W (-83.04°)
Elevation249.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-24 21:58 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-25 02:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth
First elevation15°
Last azimuth
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt just kinda had a sputter, just once, in the tail. I thought it was a firework at first, but it was moving too fast.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksJust one quick break off in the tail.