Reports Report 6220a (Event 6220-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6220-2021
Observer
NameAlice B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksCan you provide a link to a live map or information about meteors sighted?
Location
AddressRocky Ford, CO
Latitude38° 4' 45.8'' N (38.08°)
Longitude 103° 35' 56.77'' W (-103.6°)
Elevation1272.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-02 20:38 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-03 02:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle162°
Moving
Facing azimuth278.16°
First azimuth102.48°
First elevation81°
Last azimuth302.25°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like it fragmented or a small explosion as it streaked west across the sky and neared the horizon.