Reports Report 485a (Event 485-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 485-2019
Observer
NameRich A
Experience Level3/5
RemarksVery cool to see. I’ve never seen anything like it.
Location
AddressNew Freedom, PA
Latitude39° 44' 34.13'' N (39.74°)
Longitude 76° 43' 20.72'' W (-76.72°)
Elevation235.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-01-28 20:25 EST
UT Date & Time2019-01-29 01:25 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle227°
Moving
Facing azimuth280.36°
First azimuth277°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth297°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
RemarksVery bright. It’s looked like a glowing orange ball and blew into tiny bits.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was very fast and Disintegrated quickly
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared to get very bright and break apart. Like a falling firework.