Reports Report 4582c (Event 4582-2017)

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
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
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
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
Observation Yes
Remarks They were all ignited and bright while raining down from the sky