Reports Report 2549e (Event 2549-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2549-2015
Observer
NameDain A
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery bright green head with orange tail.
Location
AddressGarretson, SD
Latitude43° 44' 48.23'' N (43.75°)
Longitude 96° 37' 33.56'' W (-96.63°)
Elevation484.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-11 20:46 CDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-12 01:46 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth289.13°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth247.52°
Last elevation28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorGreen, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksQuick flash that was bright whitish-orange, and it looked like it split into two fragments.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit into two fragments initially, which both 'halves' continued to then fragment into smaller pieces, which all quickly burned up.