Reports Report 3367i (Event 3367-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3367-2017
Observer
NamePete H
Experience Level4/5
Remarksfireball/meteor observed in clear skies
Location
AddressTucson, AZ
Latitude32° 24' 51.54'' N (32.41°)
Longitude 110° 59' 27.38'' W (-110.99°)
Elevation830.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-23 20:31 MST
UT Date & Time2017-09-24 03:31 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth180°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth360°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarkssounded like a high flying aircraft
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
Remarksfading and glowing trail behind fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksapproximately one second after noting fireball almost directly overhead, it seemed to fragment into three distinct points that stayed together and did not separate or diverge from each other