Reports Report 8052as (Event 8052-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8052-2021
Observer
NameDave R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis is the closest I’ve seen a meteor with a flaming trail. I never experienced one that broke up like this.
Location
AddressSnow Shoe, PA
Latitude41° 1' 11.73'' N (41.02°)
Longitude 77° 53' 48.39'' W (-77.9°)
Elevation530.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-23 20:04 EST
UT Date & Time2021-11-24 01:04 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth110.09°
First azimuth85.23°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth51.28°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksYes. Long flaming trail like a firework.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThis broke up into 5 to 6 smaller pieces, each with trails until it burned out.