Reports Report 1626a (Event 1626-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1626-2012
Observer
NameFrank
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball was as large as a pea, held at arms length.
Location
AddressHigh Rolls, NM
Latitude32° 57' 7.73'' N (32.95°)
Longitude 105° 50' 23.63'' W (-105.84°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-31 20:18 MST
UT Date & Time2012-01-01 03:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.38°
First azimuth272.81°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth272.84°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration1s
Length-1°
RemarksIt was a short train that glowed almost as brightly as the fireball itself.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-