Reports Report 4531ig (Event 4531-2018)

Name Courtney B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It was very large, large enough that I initially thought it was a helicopter landing at the hospital a block away
Address Columbia, MO
Latitude 38° 56' 24.84'' N (38.940234°)
Longitude 92° 19' 34.87'' W (-92.326352°)
Elevation 232.539m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:25 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:25 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 136°
Facing azimuth 182°
First azimuth 174°
First elevation 20°
Last azimuth 187°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Purple, Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks it brightened and flashed as it split
Observation Yes
Remarks It split into at least 3 pieces shortly before going dark