Reports Report 6876g (Event 6876-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6876-2021
Observer
NameAmy W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksLooked like a bright fureball, multiple colors, thought maybe it was a plane crashing or something. (We were near an airport.) Kind if looked like a flare from a flare gun. It was coming down, looked like it was heading straight toward the road, with a fiery tail behind it. Then it just disappeared.
Location
AddressHarrisburg, PA
Latitude40° 14' 47.14'' N (40.25°)
Longitude 76° 52' 50.78'' W (-76.88°)
Elevation89.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-23 23:43 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-24 03:43 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle220°
Moving
Facing azimuth229.71°
First azimuth247.56°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth218.03°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-