Reports Report 2975e (Event 2975-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2975-2013
Observer
NameRyane D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was the most amazing thing I have ever experienced. The last flash was as big as the moon.
Location
AddressTucson, AZ
Latitude32° 14' 17.09'' N (32.24°)
Longitude 110° 53' 59.68'' W (-110.9°)
Elevation758.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-11-19 20:34 MST
UT Date & Time2013-11-20 03:34 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth120°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth100°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorDark Purple, Brown
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length20°
RemarksThere was smoke behind the fireball that disappeared after a couple seconds. Right behind the fireball there was fire that seemed to disappear much faster then the smoke. The smoke was light white-yellow colored.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe last flash was the biggest and brightest. It was bright orange-red. with a giant dark ball in the center.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fragments flashed in series. They were small at first and got bigger at each flash.