Reports Report 4167h (Event 4167-2017)

Name Nicholas B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It looked like a shooting star at first, then it sped up and looked as if it was coming down as opposed to shooting across the horizon like a normal shooting star. It then sped up and got a bit brighter and then exploded into a fireball.
Address Maricopa, AZ
Latitude 33° 4' 25.04'' N (33.073621°)
Longitude 112° 0' 45.71'' W (-112.012698°)
Elevation 357.723m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-09 21:37 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-10 04:37 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 190°
Facing azimuth 290.39°
First azimuth 297.6°
First elevation 38°
Last azimuth -
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Light Blue, Orange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Exploded like a fireball after a brief acceleration.
Observation Yes
Remarks It exploded