Reports Report 5496dj (Event 5496-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5496-2022
Observer
NameKevin R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving and it just fell almost straight down. Changed colors and was very bright. I wasn’t even looking for it. You couldn’t miss it. It was the 3rd best I had ever seen.
Location
AddressPittsburgh, PA
Latitude40° 16' 25.28'' N (40.27°)
Longitude 79° 52' 37.02'' W (-79.88°)
Elevation272.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-28 20:43 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-29 00:43 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle168°
Moving
Facing azimuth33.83°
First azimuth32.68°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth37.41°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorPink, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt fell straight down then blew up . I waited for a bang but there wasn’t one
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-