Reports Report 4531bi (Event 4531-2018)

Name Matthew R
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks -
Address Springdale, AR
Latitude 36° 8' 52.67'' N (36.147963°)
Longitude 94° 10' 17.54'' W (-94.171539°)
Elevation 393.163m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:24 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:24 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 223°
Facing azimuth 71.98°
First azimuth 86.55°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 54.78°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Purple, Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Terminal flash was extremely bright and lit up the entire sky. There were actually two flashes with the second one brighter than the first.
Observation Yes
Remarks I think it was fragmentation. There was bright fiery parts that trailed behind the main fragment almost like large sparks in the sky and fell to the ground behind the leading fragment.