Reports Report 3230b (Event 3230-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3230-2015
Observer
NameJoshua G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI would consider it 2nd or 3rd most spectacular meteor I have seen. Attention was drawn to it because it resembled a small lightning flash. 30 seconds to a minute before this event someone in our vehicle saw just an ordinary, average meteor.
Location
AddressHolland, Manitoba (CA)
Latitude49° 36' 44.76'' N (49.61°)
Longitude 98° 49' 11.25'' W (-98.82°)
Elevation376m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-08 20:40 CST
UT Date & Time2015-11-09 02:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth321.76°
First azimuth281.53°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth340.62°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorGreen, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAround 1/2 way through flight it got very bright. Some fragmentation, but because of our angle the pieces did not seem very far from one another.