Reports Report 4531jk (Event 4531-2018)

Name Brad W
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks We we driving northeast so weren't able to hear booms or noise. The fireball was seen angled way upper right to lower left to the north of us and first appeared bluish then green until the fireball exploded and flashes appeared for a second or two. The whole experience lasted 15 seconds or so and was quite dramatic.
Address , TX
Latitude 33° 18' 54.52'' N (33.315144°)
Longitude 96° 30' 27.3'' W (-96.507582°)
Elevation 193.017m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-02 19:15 CDT
UT Date & Time 2018-11-03 00:15 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 216°
Facing azimuth 48.92°
First azimuth 4.26°
First elevation 47°
Last azimuth 359.33°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Blue, Light Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks I saw a bright flash about 10 degrees above the northern horizon and fragmentation flashes for a second or so
Observation No
Remarks -