Reports Report 9421bz (Event 9421-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9421-2021
Observer
NameMatthew H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI initially thought I saw a firework coming down from the sky until I realized what I was potentially seeing
Location
AddressSpringfield, PA
Latitude39° 55' 15.01'' N (39.92°)
Longitude 75° 20' 21.22'' W (-75.34°)
Elevation70.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-23 07:10 EST
UT Date & Time2021-12-23 12:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle240°
Moving
Facing azimuth170°
First azimuth-
First elevation20°
Last azimuth170°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksThe train was glowing and reminded me of a kite tail that was inflamed and disappeared in smoke
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-