Reports Report 1882da (Event 1882-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1882-2016
Observer
NameJodi A
Experience Level2/5
Remarksthis flash was so bright that we were awakened by it (no window coverings). We are in a rural are in AZ next to Apach-Sitgreaves National Forest with excellent night sky viewing.
Location
AddressShow Low, AZ
Latitude34° 16' 34.41'' N (34.28°)
Longitude 110° 8' 9.21'' W (-110.14°)
Elevation1947.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-02 03:55 MST
UT Date & Time2016-06-02 10:55 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle26°
Moving
Facing azimuth242.78°
First azimuth253.06°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth246.54°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks4-6 min later we heard what sounded like an explosion that rattled the windows and had us looking around for the source
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length30°
Remarkslooked like a jet trail from an aircraft (sky writer) that faded over time
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksflash got very bright just before it went out
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksflash looked to have some fragments surrounding it that were also lit up