Reports Report 1169d (Event 1169-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1169-2017
Observer
NameAnna C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was impressively bright even with all of the ambient street lights/headlights/etc.
Location
AddressSpring, TX
Latitude30° 7' 39.23'' N (30.13°)
Longitude 95° 26' 38.26'' W (-95.44°)
Elevation36.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-03-29 21:27 CDT
UT Date & Time2017-03-30 02:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle87°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.04°
First azimuth182.54°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth229.86°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt started as bright as a very bright planet and gradually got brighter; just before it ended it suddenly got extremely bright and that's when we saw the colors. There was a very short dim track immediately following the flash.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-