Reports Report 4078ac (Event 4078-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4078-2018
Observer
NameDon S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was hoping to see the ISS at 2030 that evening but instead was treated to this meteorite at 2035
Location
AddressSalem, OR
Latitude44° 55' 56.15'' N (44.93°)
Longitude 123° 0' 5.28'' W (-123°)
Elevation58.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-10-09 20:35 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-10-10 03:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle359°
Moving
Facing azimuth278.28°
First azimuth290.23°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth276.87°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorBlue, Green, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe object remained intact until it was just to the west of me, at that point it began to break apart. There were at least three distinct pieces with multiple colors