Reports Report 1260b (Event 1260-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1260-2020
Observer
NameAaron B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBreath-taking! Reminded me of a roman candle flare; this was too high up (but way too close compared to shooting stars seen in the past) and faster!
Location
AddressNorthfield, MN
Latitude44° 26' 7.07'' N (44.44°)
Longitude 93° 10' 42.19'' W (-93.18°)
Elevation297.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-03-12 22:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-03-13 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth313.24°
First azimuth299.91°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth327.42°
Last elevation41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarks2 "pops"
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksSecond "pop" the bright streak burst twice; vanished on the second burst
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksOrange trail, whitish burst, larger than the streak. First burst smaller than the 2nd
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-