Reports Report 1626a (Event 1626-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1626-2012
Observer
NamePeggy
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was very bright and close appearing. I thought it may have hit the mountains. When I ran outside I did not hear anything. It was a very amazing appearance.
Location
AddressTucson, AZ
Latitude32° 12' 48.18'' N (32.21°)
Longitude 110° 46' 46.6'' W (-110.78°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-31 18:30 MST
UT Date & Time2012-01-01 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth24.77°
First azimuth38.66°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth3.27°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colorbright light
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration5s
Length10°
Remarksglowing tail in a long triangle, bright light then multi colored towards the point.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-