Reports Report 381db (Event 381-2015)

Name Brian B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I thought this was so cool. I was up early to check the road conditions when all of a sudden this object lit up the entire sky. The fireball was traveling north and visually appeared to be no more than 30 to 40 feet overhead.
Address Jeannette, PA
Latitude 40° 20' 30.61'' N (40.341835°)
Longitude 79° 34' 44.31'' W (-79.578974°)
Elevation 379.582825m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-17 04:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-17 09:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 81°
Facing azimuth 350.76°
First azimuth 305.62°
First elevation 16°
Last azimuth 17°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color Light Blue
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks The fireball appeared to burn out like an ending firework. It started to sparkled then eventually disappeared.