Reports Report 3096f (Event 3096-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3096-2015
Observer
NameGabriel S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPittsburgh, PA
Latitude40° 31' 48.89'' N (40.53°)
Longitude 80° 2' 6.33'' W (-80.04°)
Elevation356.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-05 22:43 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-06 03:43 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle175°
Moving
Facing azimuth327.08°
First azimuth327.59°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth327.34°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe brightest flash was at about 45 degrees, just before it disappeared, and was distinctly white.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere were two flashes prior to the terminal flash, the first (attracting my attention) on the yellow side, and the second, right before the terminal, was slightly blue. A dim fragment was visible traveling alongside the primary bolide following the first flash but faded very quickly.