Reports Report 2598a (Event 2598-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2598-2020
Observer
NameZach M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe duration of the fireball could've lasted longer but I was not able to see the entire fireball throughout its life, only saw what I would consider being the last half
Location
AddressSan Tan Valley, AZ
Latitude33° 10' 20.5'' N (33.17°)
Longitude 111° 35' 22.07'' W (-111.59°)
Elevation468.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-27 20:27 MST
UT Date & Time2020-05-28 03:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth358.93°
First azimuth126.79°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth331.4°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length23°
RemarksThe trail was a dirty orange, almost yellow at the start and it streaked across the sky at a rapid pace. Once the fireball disappeared the trail stayed behind for ~5 seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthe fireball's explosion was very faint but still visible, no fragmentation was seen
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-