Reports Report 4942q (Event 4942-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4942-2022
Observer
Namedoug B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI am a 27 year retired NWS Tech who spent many years weather observing and estimating cloud heights for our surface weather observations.
Location
AddressGrand Junction, CO
Latitude39° 5' 29.68'' N (39.09°)
Longitude 108° 31' 44.32'' W (-108.53°)
Elevation1443m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-13 08:30 MDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-13 14:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle230°
Moving
Facing azimuth320.1°
First azimuth332.38°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth315°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like a white fireworks skyrocket heading downward with a brighter small explosion about 10-15 degrees above my horizon. I though it was going to hit the ground and thought it was much closer than the reports in Northern Utah. Possibly a separate fireball but from the same shower?
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-