Reports Report 4373e (Event 4373-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4373-2019
Observer
NameTiffany H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBright flash with a tail that appeared as if it was fragmenting apart in the atmosphere.
Location
AddressSpanish Fort, AL
Latitude30° 41' 11.27'' N (30.69°)
Longitude 87° 53' 17.24'' W (-87.89°)
Elevation13.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-10 21:20 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-11 02:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth26.97°
First azimuth43.94°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth4.4°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksGlowing train that was decently long
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAlmost as if it were disintegrating