Reports Report 4310cg (Event 4310-2017)

Name Michael R
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I have never seen a meteor as bright or as low in the sky as this one...or with an obvious explosion.
Address Isleta Pueblo, NM
Latitude 34° 54' 48.24'' N (34.913401°)
Longitude 106° 43' 17.86'' W (-106.721628°)
Elevation 1544.212m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-14 20:23 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-15 03:23 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 240°
Facing azimuth 189.58°
First azimuth 263.59°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 261.51°
Last elevation 21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks object exploded shortly after sighting
Observation Yes
Remarks explosion seemed to radiate out, guessing with fragmentation