Reports Report 4582cd (Event 4582-2017)

Name Beth F
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I thought it was a small plane on fire, then a firework, then asked myself if I just saw a meteor.
Address Middletown, DE
Latitude 39° 16' 28.47'' N (39.274575°)
Longitude 75° 35' 2.79'' W (-75.584107°)
Elevation 11.761m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-24 17:25 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-24 22:25 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 91°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth 311.26°
First elevation
Last azimuth 31.1°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks It seemed to brighten up, get bigger and then it was gone.