Reports Report 1169ao (Event 1169-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1169-2017
Observer
NameShawn K
Experience Level4/5
RemarksLasted much longer than most fireballs I've seen recently
Location
AddressFort Worth, TX
Latitude32° 52' 59.7'' N (32.88°)
Longitude 97° 16' 23.61'' W (-97.27°)
Elevation200.28m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-03-29 21:29 CDT
UT Date & Time2017-03-30 02:29 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle110°
Moving
Facing azimuth160°
First azimuth150°
First elevation15°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4.5
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length25°
RemarksGlowing tail lasted for a few seconds behind. Quickly disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTail sparkled just behind the head. Like small pieces coming off but disappeared right after.