Reports Report 3792az (Event 3792-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3792-2020
Observer
NameJennifer E
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI once saw a huge bolide cruise just over the horizon in MN. This was more like a huge bright shooting star with flash and fizzle and a lot of little trailing parts and colors. It slams reminded me of a side ways firework but it was not.
Location
AddressSanta Fe, NM
Latitude35° 42' 37.26'' N (35.71°)
Longitude 105° 56' 39.72'' W (-105.94°)
Elevation2167.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-28 20:58 MDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-29 02:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle128°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.19°
First azimuth56.19°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth158.72°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBlue, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length99.99°
Remarksglowing train that fizzled a little (not really sure about actual train length
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like an explosion . . . my son actually asked if it was plane crashing.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksafter the flash bright different sized specks followed the bigger piece out front