Reports Report 5113ar (Event 5113-2017)

Name Lindsay K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Definitely the brightest fireball I've ever seen! And the slowest / longest lived. It was amazing!
Address Boulder, CO
Latitude 40° 3' 38.63'' N (40.06073°)
Longitude 105° 11' 43.44'' W (-105.1954°)
Elevation 1579.165m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-14 19:48 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-15 02:48 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 261°
Facing azimuth 120.09°
First azimuth 125.98°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 104.4°
Last elevation 18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks There were three bright flashes and the second flash had a small amount of fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks -