Reports Report 4118s (Event 4118-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4118-2015
Observer
NameLawrence S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksReally impressive. Nothing like other "shooting stars" I have seen. Was coming almost straight down in front of me. I was driving east in an open area with fields on both sides. Bright and beautiful especially as it came close to the horizon and then went out.
Location
AddressEmbrun, Ontario (CA)
Latitude45° 16' 57.25'' N (45.28°)
Longitude 75° 17' 35.87'' W (-75.29°)
Elevation70m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-24 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time2015-12-24 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle178°
Moving
Facing azimuth240.09°
First azimuth231.08°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth228.3°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA shushing sound, not loud, as it came closer to the horizon and got brighter and went from white to light yellow. I was inside a car.
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksJust got brighter, larger and more yellow as it got close to the horizon and then went out.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-