Reports Report 1255b (Event 1255-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1255-2012
Observer
NameRon S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksVery clear sky, was one of the prettiest fireballs I have seen, brilliant blue.
Location
AddressAdelanto, CA
Latitude34° 37' 52.05'' N (34.63°)
Longitude 117° 25' 48.88'' W (-117.43°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-09-03 21:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2012-09-04 04:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth187.49°
First azimuth147.86°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth221.3°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colorblue , white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksMeteor flashed and then broke into several smaller pieces, 2 bright pieces were observed until about 10 Deg.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-