Reports Report 5262d (Event 5262-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5262-2019
Observer
NameScott T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were driving due east at the time. Fireball came streaking over us and slightly to the south heading due east or slightly NE, and was most likely visible well before it came into our view through the windshield. Long streak (at least 30 degrees if not more) and lots of explosions and debris.
Location
AddressSpokane Valley, WA
Latitude47° 39' 58.58'' N (47.67°)
Longitude 117° 10' 59.66'' W (-117.18°)
Elevation618.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-10-26 17:50 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-10-27 00:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle244°
Moving
Facing azimuth97°
First azimuth85°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth85°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksLong train as the fireball came in from the east and travelled due west. At least three large flashes as it broke up over several seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksTwo or three large flashes followed by the final. Lots of debris from the final explosion.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSee above