Reports Report 3421j (Event 3421-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3421-2019
Observer
NameGreg M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was my first ever daytime fireball and it was pretty spectacular. I initially thought it was a flare it was so bright.
Location
AddressGarden Valley, ID
Latitude44° 2' 57.4'' N (44.05°)
Longitude 115° 53' 42.07'' W (-115.9°)
Elevation973.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-31 15:26 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-31 21:26 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle259°
Moving
Facing azimuth299.68°
First azimuth305.53°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth282.76°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorBlue, Green, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a trail like a comet