Reports Report 4582ak (Event 4582-2017)

Name Sam B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I'm a fighter pilot with years of experience and know for certain this was absolutely not an aircraft or shooting star.
Address Virginia Beach, VA
Latitude 36° 48' 43.38'' N (36.81205°)
Longitude 76° 1' 58.8'' W (-76.033°)
Elevation 5.609m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-24 17:12 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-24 22:12 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 88°
Facing azimuth 112.66°
First azimuth 103.11°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 182.29°
Last elevation 39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -23
Color Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 15°
Remarks Glowing train with small fireballs about 1/10 of the size of the major one falling off behind it
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Frag was about 12 smaller fireballs 1/10 the size of the major fireball of the same color and magnitude in brightness