Reports Report 643ct (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameDavid P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe fireball and following fragments were quite bright. I was driving due South. The fireball direction of visibility was west-south-west traveling west falling to the western horizon.
Location
AddressSuperior, CO
Latitude39° 56' 9.23'' N (39.94°)
Longitude 105° 9' 57.07'' W (-105.17°)
Elevation1708.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:05 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle173°
Moving
Facing azimuth252°
First azimuth258.74°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth246.54°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSeveral separate bright fragments trailed the lead ball