Reports Report 8225af (Event 8225-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8225-2022
Observer
NameMike T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt seemed to either explode or completely burn up. Wasn't a plane or firework. First time I've ever seen this in real life and not just on YouTube
Location
AddressPlymouth, MN
Latitude45° 1' 15.49'' N (45.02°)
Longitude 93° 28' 48.73'' W (-93.48°)
Elevation307.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-06 19:35 CST
UT Date & Time2022-11-07 01:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle205°
Moving
Facing azimuth24.92°
First azimuth46.66°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth17.63°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorOrange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like what you saw on TV when Columbia broke up. Only it was a single piece that glowed then kinda poofed outta existence. Like it was there falling then kinda stopped and then the light went out.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-