Reports Report 2164e (Event 2164-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2164-2012
Observer
NameWilliam G
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI was facing south watching for Geminids. I did not see the fireball directly, as it was behind me to the north. Must have been spectacular to see directly.
Location
AddressCoweta, OK
Latitude35° 56' 42.08'' N (35.95°)
Longitude 95° 42' 44.43'' W (-95.71°)
Elevation220.85m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-13 01:02 CST
UT Date & Time2012-12-13 07:02 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionUnknown
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth166.43°
First azimuth348.58°
First elevation-1°
Last azimuth359.32°
Last elevation-1°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorBlue, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI did not see the fireball directly but it was flashing/flaring behind me.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-