Reports Report 638au (Event 638-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 638-2015
Observer
NameBrent L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI didn't see the beginning of the fireball, but most likely lasted much longer than my observation time (~8sec.) before being obstructed by mountains to my west.
Location
AddressMorrison, CO
Latitude39° 38' 56.94'' N (39.65°)
Longitude 105° 11' 33.76'' W (-105.19°)
Elevation1795.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-11 05:59 MDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-11 11:59 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth355°
First azimuth20°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth310°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
Remarkswasn't very apparent.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA short tail of fragmentation was obvious. Smoke wasn't as obvious. I lost view of the fireball due to mountains to the west of my location.