Reports Report 2948c (Event 2948-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2948-2019
Observer
NameBrianna O
Experience Level2/5
RemarksJust before it appeared, the moon was turning red and becoming covered by what I assume was clouds. The fireball then showed up shortly after all light from the moon was gone.
Location
AddressWestphalia, KS
Latitude38° 15' 32.89'' N (38.26°)
Longitude 95° 29' 11.88'' W (-95.49°)
Elevation316.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-08 00:32 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-08 05:32 UT
Duration?
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle136°
Moving
Facing azimuth273°
First azimuth274°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth277°
Last elevation65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Blue, Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing blue train that took slightly longer to vanish than the fireball.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the fireball moved it fractured off a bit. The bits that fractured off were colorful but lasted only a brief moment.