Reports Report 2471d (Event 2471-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2471-2020
Observer
NameDon E
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was beautiful to see!
Location
AddressApache Junction, AZ
Latitude33° 30' 2.22'' N (33.5°)
Longitude 111° 27' 43.95'' W (-111.46°)
Elevation644.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-21 20:45 MST
UT Date & Time2020-05-22 03:45 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle255°
Moving
Facing azimuth60°
First azimuth90°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth65°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorFireball was bright white/light yellow, train was red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
Remarksglowing train, bright red nearest fireball, blue towards first sighting of fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFireball seemed to increase in size before disappearing
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-