Reports Report 1382ce (Event 1382-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1382-2016
Observer
NameWilliams N
Experience Level2/5
Remarkslargest one I've ever seen
Location
AddressFenton, MO
Latitude38° 30' 26.07'' N (38.51°)
Longitude 90° 29' 54.01'' W (-90.5°)
Elevation188.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-15 22:02 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-16 03:02 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle247°
Moving
Facing azimuth27.1°
First azimuth69.57°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth25.33°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorDark Blue, Light Blue, Dark Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length27°
RemarksAblated material being thrown off
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSudden massive splitting of the meteor along with a sudden change in direction
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-