Reports Report 5888a (Event 5888-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5888-2018
Observer
NameJeff R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWalked out onto the back patio and looked up over Apache Leap. Fireball was Orange for 2 seconds then terminal flashed into White.
Location
AddressSuperior, AZ
Latitude33° 16' 26.9'' N (33.27°)
Longitude 111° 6' 31.9'' W (-111.11°)
Elevation840.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-25 03:13 MST
UT Date & Time2018-12-25 10:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle55°
Moving
Facing azimuth55°
First azimuth50°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth40°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFireball tracked downward at the angles indicated. I watched until the terminal flash; which was White.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-