Reports Report 638ee (Event 638-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 638-2015
Observer
NameMichael S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was bright, slow moving. At first thought it was a helicopter, then realized it may be a meteor or other fireball object
Location
AddressLittleton, CO
Latitude39° 29' 55.75'' N (39.5°)
Longitude 105° 6' 4.37'' W (-105.1°)
Elevation1726.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-11 06:02 MDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-11 12:02 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth20°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth340°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssmall yellow/orange pieces streaming under the fireball