Reports Report 11a (Event 11-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 11-2018
Observer
NameMackenzis T
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWas driving down the road when it fell, I thought it was a drone light but it exploded into a bright orange flame above a neighborhood
Location
AddressLoveland, CO
Latitude40° 25' 38.22'' N (40.43°)
Longitude 105° 5' 40.87'' W (-105.09°)
Elevation1539.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-01-01 06:35 MST
UT Date & Time2018-01-01 13:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle139°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.97°
First azimuth196.92°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth207°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorOrange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksGlowing streak
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt went from silver to bright orange
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-