Reports Report 1626a (Event 1626-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1626-2012
Observer
NameJoni H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe color of this meteorite was almost turquoise and the tail was bright orange almost like a flame. It was spectacular.
Location
AddressPayson, AZ
Latitude34° 13' 51.12'' N (34.23°)
Longitude 111° 19' 30.49'' W (-111.33°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-31 20:45 MST
UT Date & Time2012-01-01 03:45 UT
Duration≈10s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth190.15°
First azimuth190.31°
First elevation-
Last azimuth203.54°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length20°
RemarksA long glowing orange trail, it was beautiful to see
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was like a sparkler and it was dark so I couldn\'t see fragmentation.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-