Reports Report 6226e (Event 6226-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6226-2021
Observer
NameAndrew N
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBrighton, CO
Latitude40° 0' 54.53'' N (40.02°)
Longitude 104° 45' 14.99'' W (-104.75°)
Elevation1572.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-03 04:40 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-03 10:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth249.93°
First azimuth257.37°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth264.48°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorPurple
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksMultiple pops and a long smoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLit up the sky like lightning. I could see the trees lit up around me.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked to have broken up into pieces