Reports Report 4531ll (Event 4531-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4531-2018
Observer
NameJordan P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe event lasted much longer than a usual meteor event. It seemed like the object was going to hit the ground before it exploded. I was driving at the time and was expecting to see a flash from when it impacted the ground but it exploded before it hit.
Location
AddressGarden City, MO
Latitude38° 35' 58.76'' N (38.6°)
Longitude 94° 15' 31.9'' W (-94.26°)
Elevation274.91m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-02 19:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-11-03 00:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle145°
Moving
Facing azimuth134.8°
First azimuth108.1°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth141.38°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks2 flashes one up pretty high and then again near the end of the event
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject seems to have exploded right before it disappears.