Reports Report 643bv (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameSteve G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis fireball was larger than I've observed before.
Location
AddressRangely, CO
Latitude40° 4' 42.15'' N (40.08°)
Longitude 108° 47' 14.36'' W (-108.79°)
Elevation1662.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:30 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle170°
Moving
Facing azimuth175.04°
First azimuth178.59°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth185.36°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration45s
Length20°
RemarksAfter the fireball was gone there was a smoke trail that lingered in the sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-