Reports Report 5113au (Event 5113-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5113-2017
Observer
NameMartin G
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLittleton, CO
Latitude39° 35' 10.21'' N (39.59°)
Longitude 105° 10' 23.95'' W (-105.17°)
Elevation1897.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-14 19:45 MST
UT Date & Time2017-12-15 02:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle238°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth140°
First elevation68°
Last azimuth80°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorPink, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksExplosion. Fragments dispersed in a pretty uniform patter.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThree large fragments broke off. Then the meteor separated in half and exploded. Complete disintegration.