Reports Report 311h (Event 311-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 311-2015
Observer
NameLinda P
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSurprise, AZ
Latitude33° 38' 18.76'' N (33.64°)
Longitude 112° 21' 14.76'' W (-112.35°)
Elevation366.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-03 19:12 MST
UT Date & Time2015-02-04 02:12 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle210°
Moving
Facing azimuth88.72°
First azimuth118.67°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth82.88°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was beginning to duck as it seemed it was getting low enough it would impact. Just as I was ducking, it exploded and fragmented. I saw bright orange and red at explosion while the meteor was white or light yellow before that with a beautiful tail.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was definitely one piece that broke off with its own glow at explosion.