Reports Report 6837ad (Event 6837-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6837-2021
Observer
NameSara B
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMoundridge, KS
Latitude38° 12' 56.37'' N (38.22°)
Longitude 97° 31' 9.05'' W (-97.52°)
Elevation450.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-23 06:52 CDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-23 11:52 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle155°
Moving
Facing azimuth65°
First azimuth65°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth70°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
Colorred, orange, yellow, and white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksIt left a trail of light, turning colors from white to yellow to orange and red, and turned into sparks and then the train was smoke for about a second
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed white and yellow, brighter than before, and then appeared to fall into pieces which sparked and went out slowly
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI think it fell into about 7-10 pieces, which blinked out one at a time, and the main piece went out last