Reports Report 5113bv (Event 5113-2017)

Name Teri T
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I initially thought it was a flare descending, then thought it was my imagination until a I saw the news reports and thought to go back and see if my dashcam caught it.
Address Castle Rock, CO
Latitude 39° 21' 58.59'' N (39.366275°)
Longitude 104° 51' 53.37'' W (-104.864826°)
Elevation 1890.032m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-14 19:50 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-15 02:50 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle
Facing azimuth 95.11°
First azimuth 61.64°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 74.98°
Last elevation 18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Several flashes as it fell
Observation Yes
Remarks Looked like it was breaking apart and getting smaller as it descended