Reports Report 793ag (Event 793-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 793-2012
Observer
NameL. R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksAt first it appeared close and I thought it was a large firework that was set off. The ball was bright blue.
Location
AddressCarrollton, TX
Latitude33° 2' 52.05'' N (33.05°)
Longitude 96° 55' 7.18'' W (-96.92°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-06-05 22:15 CDT
UT Date & Time2012-06-06 03:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle45°
Moving
Facing azimuth356.63°
First azimuth19.9°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth313.53°
Last elevation85°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
ColorBright blue then turned r
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksAs it went towards the east it looked smokey
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed just before it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-