Reports Report 1004bk (Event 1004-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1004-2020
Observer
NameDavid G
Experience Level3/5
Remarkscoincidentally, this appeared as an airplane was flying what was the same direction when I first saw it. I thought something came off the plane. it was scary in that respect.
Location
AddressCarlsbad, NM
Latitude32° 26' 9.27'' N (32.44°)
Longitude 104° 14' 44.65'' W (-104.25°)
Elevation957.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-26 20:15 MST
UT Date & Time2020-02-27 03:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle50°
Moving
Facing azimuth307.33°
First azimuth318.38°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth282.67°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksVery quick very bright white fragmenting into yellowish
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmented just before horizon