Reports Report 5247r (Event 5247-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5247-2020
Observer
NameJohn D
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI did not directly see the fireball at its peak. I was in a small park putting away telescope equipment into my car when all of a sudden the entire area around me lit up. When I realized what was going on, I was only able to see the the end of the meteor burn out.
Location
AddressGreen Valley, AZ
Latitude31° 49' 18.13'' N (31.82°)
Longitude 110° 59' 19.04'' W (-110.99°)
Elevation879.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-17 22:51 MST
UT Date & Time2020-09-18 05:51 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down to up
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth-
First elevation60°
Last azimuth320°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
Color-
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksI heard a boom approximately 2 minutes after the fireball
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-