Reports Report 3525i (Event 3525-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3525-2020
Observer
NameAndy M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was like a very slow shooting star that appeared through the night sky and burned bright all the way across the sky
Location
AddressKansas City, KS
Latitude39° 6' 36.84'' N (39.11°)
Longitude 94° 42' 58.29'' W (-94.72°)
Elevation259.85m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-18 22:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-19 03:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle271°
Moving
Facing azimuth178.23°
First azimuth230.16°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth94.67°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksHalfway through its trajectory fragments sparked off towards the ground like sparks off of a firework