Reports Report 5479bj (Event 5479-2018)

Name Enrique F
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It was huge. Was it a satellite or a rocket coming down? it broke apart and it was gone after the flash
Address Austin, TX
Latitude 30° 22' 8.04'' N (30.368901°)
Longitude 97° 41' 56.7'' W (-97.699083°)
Elevation 213.131668m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-10 20:34 CST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-11 02:34 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 117°
Facing azimuth 267.61°
First azimuth 254.75°
First elevation 28°
Last azimuth 281.76°
Last elevation 28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Dark Green, Green, Light Green, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks flash then it broke up into small pieces then it was gone
Observation Yes
Remarks flashed then broke up into several pieces. my friend saw it as well as I had enough time to pointed it out. over 3 secs at least.