Reports Report 3550y (Event 3550-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3550-2018
Observer
NameTammy E
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was BEAUTIFUL! We both just stood there in awe. The trail and the 3 pieces that broke off were a first to both of us!
Location
AddressWhite Bear Lake, MN
Latitude45° 5' 10.81'' N (45.09°)
Longitude 92° 59' 53.11'' W (-93°)
Elevation282.83m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-09-09 21:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-09-10 02:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth107.12°
First azimuth145.24°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth47.86°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksBright yellow/orange
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFirst one piece fell off, then the second then the third. The meteor kept going until about 12:00 (we we're facing N, NE) when we couldn't see it any longer. Heading to northern MN or WI.