Reports Report 5545a (Event 5545-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5545-2018
Observer
NameRachel S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksGreat to see, as I've only seen 3 fireballs my entire life.
Location
AddressLufkin, TX
Latitude31° 22' 4.77'' N (31.37°)
Longitude 94° 45' 9.57'' W (-94.75°)
Elevation106.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-09 20:10 CST
UT Date & Time2018-12-10 02:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle128°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth280.68°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth302.82°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorGreen, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksIt looked bright orange - I can most closely describe it to a firework, like a sparkler, before the tail faded.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt first became very bright, then I noticed a few smaller green fragments splinter off before the main meteor lit up bright green again.