Reports Report 4160g (Event 4160-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4160-2019
Observer
NamePaige M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIn Elk Island National Park (a dark sky preserve) the meteor lit up the entire sky, making it almost appear to be day time for a moment
Location
Address, Alberta (CA)
Latitude53° 37' 4.71'' N (53.62°)
Longitude 112° 52' 30.14'' W (-112.88°)
Elevation718.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-31 23:00 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-01 05:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle101°
Moving
Facing azimuth107.15°
First azimuth57.96°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth145.92°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight blue/green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the meteor appeared to burn out in a bright orange glow, there were some smaller glowing chunks that looked to be falling off of it