Reports Report 3262co (Event 3262-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3262-2018
Observer
NameScott B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksNever saw one that was visible for such a long period of time before. The fragmentation was very defined, as it was just past sunset, and the fragment of as bright as the fireball, after which they both faded from sight.
Location
AddressFayetteville, AR
Latitude36° 3' 40.64'' N (36.06°)
Longitude 94° 11' 54.28'' W (-94.2°)
Elevation393.99m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-27 20:39 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-28 01:39 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth339.47°
First azimuth40.41°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth5.39°
Last elevation51°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorLight Green, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe last 5 or 6 seconds, a rather large fragment broke off of the fireball