Reports Report 1562e (Event 1562-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1562-2018
Observer
NameBrandon T
Experience Level4/5
RemarksTime is an estimation as I did not have a way to check at the point of observation, but I am highly confident it is within a half hour of actual observation time.
Location
AddressKeota, CO
Latitude40° 48' 36.83'' N (40.81°)
Longitude 103° 59' 49.47'' W (-104°)
Elevation1638.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-04-25 22:45 MDT
UT Date & Time2018-04-26 04:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle190°
Moving
Facing azimuth286.78°
First azimuth287.71°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth281.87°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor quickly increased in brightness, and broke into 3-5 pieces
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor quickly increased in brightness, and broke into 3-5 pieces