Reports Report 3262ev (Event 3262-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3262-2018
Observer
NameMark A
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressWashington, MO
Latitude38° 33' 32.41'' N (38.56°)
Longitude 91° 0' 26.63'' W (-91.01°)
Elevation148.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-27 20:45 CDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-28 01:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle176°
Moving
Facing azimuth300°
First azimuth180°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth300°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor zig-zagged a bit in a puff of smoke before it fragmented.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksOne larger and at least one smaller fragment that quickly disappeared.