Reports Report 3550m (Event 3550-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3550-2018
Observer
NameJoe S
Experience Level5/5
Remarks-
Location
Address, WI
Latitude43° 12' 3.5'' N (43.2°)
Longitude 89° 35' 23.69'' W (-89.59°)
Elevation305.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-09-09 21:58 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-09-10 02:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle88°
Moving
Facing azimuth321.22°
First azimuth299.38°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth32.55°
Last elevation53°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball dimmed and flared several times. During the last and brightest flare, it broke into 4-5 fragments, which continued moving in the same direction before fading.