Reports Report 643ab (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameJodi L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was leaving the grocery store when I found the moon to be very beautiful tonight. As I went to take a picture of the moon that's when I saw the fireball. After witnessing the event I looked at the picture I had taken and to my surprise I had captured the fireball with my moon picture.
Location
AddressConifer, CO
Latitude39° 32' 37.73'' N (39.54°)
Longitude 105° 17' 29.64'' W (-105.29°)
Elevation2468.27m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:13 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle174°
Moving
Facing azimuth275°
First azimuth275°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth277°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length10°
RemarksSmoke trail that turned into a wavey form. I assume from the air moving the smoke.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA flash of light from the explosion and a few particles burned out
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt happened quickly, but I think I saw at least 2-3 particles after the initial explosion.
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