Reports Report 3478bq (Event 3478-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3478-2020
Observer
NameAndrew J
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressYoakum, TX
Latitude29° 22' 43.31'' N (29.38°)
Longitude 97° 16' 42.06'' W (-97.28°)
Elevation72m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-18 02:03 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-18 07:03 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth286.98°
First azimuth256.12°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth300.93°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGlowing orange train tailing the object
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked to be two objects gradually got brighter and dimmer as it spread out to around 6 or 7 fragments
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBecame gradually brighter before in fragmented, then dimmed down as it traveled across the sky. And kept dimming until it disappeared