Reports Report 511m (Event 511-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 511-2019
Observer
NameSarah B
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressChandler, Arizona
Latitude33° 18' 24.05'' N (33.31°)
Longitude 111° 53' 14.05'' W (-111.89°)
Elevation362.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-01-31 20:03 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-01 03:03 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth282.89°
First azimuth339.74°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth238.13°
Last elevation53°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksThe fireball looked orangish and appeared to blow up a couple of times. A white smoke trail was visible right behind it as it streaked across the sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared to flash brightly at least twice as it broke apart
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt visibly broke up before dissipating completely