Reports Report 3602r (Event 3602-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3602-2020
Observer
NameLarremore L
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was an incredible lifetime experience for me.
Location
AddressMarshall, TX
Latitude32° 33' 22.74'' N (32.56°)
Longitude 94° 17' 48.43'' W (-94.3°)
Elevation118.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-21 05:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-21 10:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle246°
Moving
Facing azimuth340°
First azimuth10°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a bright flash explosion about 1.5 times the size of the fireball for about half a second.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter the flash explosion, all of the many fragments appeared to continue traveling along the prior trajectory of the fireball. None of the fragments appeared to burst out and away from the previous trajectory of the fireball.