Reports Report 4582c (Event 4582-2017)

Observer
Name Travis M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Being near an air force base, I initially believed I had witnessed a plane on fire with a smoking trail and a subsequent explosion
Location
Address Magnolia, DE
Latitude 39° 5' 22.56'' N (39.089599°)
Longitude 75° 28' 25.57'' W (-75.473769°)
Elevation 5.251484m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-24 17:28 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-24 22:28 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
Moving
Facing azimuth 173.67°
First azimuth 143.59°
First elevation 22°
Last azimuth 143.01°
Last elevation 18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It got slightly brighter and burst into many bright pieces
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks They were all ignited and bright while raining down from the sky