Reports Report 9158c (Event 9158-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9158-2022
Observer
NameJoshua B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was the most wild shooting star I've ever seen. It looked like a movie effect. Was certainly NOT a firework. Was so close, I feel I could determine it landed somewhere near DE Park.
Location
Address, DE
Latitude39° 41' 5.52'' N (39.68°)
Longitude 75° 40' 32.75'' W (-75.68°)
Elevation26.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-22 03:08 EST
UT Date & Time2022-11-22 08:08 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle227°
Moving
Facing azimuth39.97°
First azimuth41.4°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth40.66°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length12°
RemarksGlowing train that rained sparks
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSaw fragmentation while still airborne. Looked like a HUGE Roman candle