Reports Report 731o (Event 731-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 731-2015
Observer
NameAlan P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI have never seen a object in the sky so bright before, nor have i seen one break into pieces before evaporating.
Location
AddressSt Paul, MN
Latitude44° 59' 7.91'' N (44.99°)
Longitude 93° 9' 51.76'' W (-93.16°)
Elevation290.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-20 22:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-21 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle237°
Moving
Facing azimuth167.75°
First azimuth178.41°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth157.76°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration9s
Length99.99°
RemarksSmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright white flash, with light green fragments.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLight blue and light green fragments breaking off the object