Reports Report 638ah (Event 638-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 638-2015
Observer
NameDavid L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving north during the observation. Very bright passing from east to west. Line of sight was lost at western limit by a near-by mountain but fireball was still very bright and still seemed to be travelling on a flat trajectory - not descending.
Location
AddressGolden, CO
Latitude39° 44' 53.15'' N (39.75°)
Longitude 105° 13' 33.37'' W (-105.23°)
Elevation1784.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-11 06:00 MDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-11 12:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth324.46°
First azimuth45.8°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth299.16°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorLight Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksContinuous trail of debris during the entire time of visibility.