Reports Report 7440eb (Event 7440-2020)

Name Faith R
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I have seen many "shooting stars" but never have I seen something like this fireball!
Address Gettysburg, PA
Latitude 39° 50' 48.3'' N (39.846749°)
Longitude 77° 11' 51.09'' W (-77.197526°)
Elevation 182.449814m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-12-07 19:31 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-12-08 00:31 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 232°
Facing azimuth 350.65°
First azimuth 354.32°
First elevation 19°
Last azimuth 305.05°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It literally looked like a ball was on fire for a couple seconds then the fire went out as it continued to fall
Observation No
Remarks -