Reports Report 3478n (Event 3478-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3478-2020
Observer
NameAlfred P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAt arms length, the whole of it was approximately 2 and a half feet long x 3 inches wide
Location
AddressMidland, TX
Latitude32° 2' 19.78'' N (32.04°)
Longitude 102° 4' 59.65'' W (-102.08°)
Elevation847.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-18 02:03 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-18 07:03 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth170°
First azimuth170°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth350°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksApproximately 75-100 fragments. Reminded me of seeing space shuttle Columbia on it's final reentry, no smoke trails of any kind