Reports Report 3561f (Event 3561-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3561-2020
Observer
NameMelisa M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMy boyfriend and I both witnessed this one. We was out looking for the comet and boom there it went streaking across the sky. We seen it literally break apart into pieces. This is the 3rd fireball I have seen but I have never seen one break apart like this. It was crazy and beautiful.
Location
AddressNashville, TN
Latitude36° 11' 49.92'' N (36.2°)
Longitude 86° 44' 2.18'' W (-86.73°)
Elevation165.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-19 21:10 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-20 02:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle87°
Moving
Facing azimuth358.23°
First azimuth345.83°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth17.87°
Last elevation61°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAs soon as me and my boyfriend seen it, its like it exploded into pieces. We saw it fall apart.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was several fragments once it exploded.