Reports Report 650t (Event 650-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 650-2012
Observer
NameLarry K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI thought it was an aircraft landing light from International Falls, Minnesota airport located about two miles south of sighting location. The meteor had the brightness of a landing light viewed regularly from that location. Then I noted the colour was a bluish green and very intense.
Location
AddressFort Frances (CA)
Latitude48° 36' 12.66'' N (48.6°)
Longitude 93° 25' 56.07'' W (-93.43°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-05-11 22:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2012-05-12 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth223.83°
First azimuth215.75°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth265.95°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
Colorbright blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration5s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksAs metor was apporaching western horizon it began to fragment into several pieces.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-