Reports Report 5928co (Event 5928-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5928-2019
Observer
NameErick H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe thought it was, at first, a firework but the angle and height were inconsistent as it had a linear, downward trajectory with no arc. It was witnessed by 2 others in our group.
Location
AddressHouston, MN
Latitude43° 47' 52.85'' N (43.8°)
Longitude 91° 32' 19.31'' W (-91.54°)
Elevation246.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-23 17:30 CST
UT Date & Time2019-11-23 23:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth80.61°
First azimuth80.74°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth82.45°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksShortly after it disappeared near the treeline there was a visible, generalized flash in the area similar to that of a small explosion.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared to break up as it neared the treeline with smaller pieces of it dropping from the main fireball.