Reports Report 1924j (Event 1924-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1924-2018
Observer
NameDavid Grant L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThere were quite a few trees at the campsite but the brightness of the object appeared to disappear before it reached the horizon. We all waited in anticipation for the sonic boom but nothing was heard.
Location
Address, Central District (BW)
Latitude20° 5' 43.86'' S (-20.1°)
Longitude 24° 48' 33.33'' E (24.81°)
Elevation928.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-06-02 18:50 CAT
UT Date & Time2018-06-02 16:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle110°
Moving
Facing azimuth190°
First azimuth190°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
Colorintense white, then orange, blue, and green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksa constant flash and trailing of color
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkslots of "sparks" coming off it, presumably from debris/fragmentation