Reports Report 1982e (Event 1982-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1982-2014
Observer
NameSteve G
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressGreeley, CO
Latitude40° 26' 49.32'' N (40.45°)
Longitude 104° 41' 50.04'' W (-104.7°)
Elevation1418.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-09-02 04:49 MDT
UT Date & Time2014-09-02 10:49 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth179.15°
First azimuth196.8°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth110.26°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length40°
Remarksit was very long and this is the first time i seen so many "sparks" trailing from a meteor. very white and very bright
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksit appeared to be breaking up and burning up, best i can discribe