Reports Report 483k (Event 483-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 483-2020
Observer
NameMichael M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen other meteors. It was still pretty light outside, and this was the brightest that I have seen, with a very bright green color and distinct break up unto smaller pieces.
Location
AddressAmarillo, TX
Latitude35° 11' 2.1'' N (35.18°)
Longitude 101° 54' 7.47'' W (-101.9°)
Elevation1125.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-25 18:02 CST
UT Date & Time2020-01-26 00:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle215°
Moving
Facing azimuth67.47°
First azimuth76.39°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth54.49°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksObject had a dark trail behind, it then began to break apart, and each part had a trail as well.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksObject appeared to explode and broke into approximately 5-6 parts. Main piece remained green with smoke trail and other parts appeared yellow to white and also had smoke trails
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragments appeared yellow to white in color and continued falling in same direction. Fragments had trails of smoke as well.