Reports Report 381cy (Event 381-2015)

Name Scott W
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks object appreared over my right shoulder, traveled overhead in the direction of Alleghny County Airport, seemed to disperse towards kennywood area
Address Pittsburgh, PA
Latitude 40° 20' 18.52'' N (40.338479°)
Longitude 79° 57' 42.49'' W (-79.961803°)
Elevation 352.554535m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-17 04:45 EST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-17 09:45 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 220°
Facing azimuth 339.33°
First azimuth 262.65°
First elevation 60°
Last azimuth 14.62°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color White orb with blue/white tail
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks started as a muffled crackle sound, then a woosh, followed by a muffled pop sound
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks muffled boom or po when it disintegrated
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks like a fireworks burst
Observation Yes
Remarks like a fireworks burst