Reports Report 3342i (Event 3342-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3342-2022
Observer
NameRob S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis object appeared much larger, brighter, and closer than the typical 'shooting star'. It was quite impressive.
Location
AddressChandler, AZ
Latitude33° 14' 59.35'' N (33.25°)
Longitude 111° 49' 10.13'' W (-111.82°)
Elevation375.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-06-08 00:40 MST
UT Date & Time2022-06-08 07:40 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle102°
Moving
Facing azimuth330°
First azimuth305°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth335°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorLight Blue, and then it fragmented into small orange pieces and disappeared.
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was blue and pretty bright, with a trail of light, and then seemed to fragment into small orange bits before disappearing.