Reports Report 4157s (Event 4157-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4157-2015
Observer
NameCraig B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving in a car, I had a very clear line of sight of the event directly in front of my windshield, it was completely unobstructed by any object in the car or in the environment (no trees to block view), it was still very dark that morning, and the light/fire intensity was so very bright for a few fleeting seconds
Location
AddressBerthoud, CO
Latitude40° 18' 19.04'' N (40.31°)
Longitude 105° 2' 14.06'' W (-105.04°)
Elevation1512.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-28 06:13 MST
UT Date & Time2015-12-28 13:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth94.38°
First elevation22°
Last azimuth57.31°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssaw at least three small fragments come off the main body, they seemed to trail behind the main body, glow for a split second, and then burn out