Reports Report 5393v (Event 5393-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5393-2019
Observer
NameChristopher T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving my car north on 28th Street in Boulder and glanced west towards the Rocky Mountains when I saw it. Couldn't take my eyes off the road completely but it was a fireball with a trail of orange flame (I think).
Location
AddressBoulder, CO
Latitude40° 1' 52.75'' N (40.03°)
Longitude 105° 15' 30'' W (-105.26°)
Elevation1617.68m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-02 19:13 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-11-03 01:13 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle238°
Moving
Facing azimuth290°
First azimuth290°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth285°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw a piece break off from the fireball's trajectory halfway through the 2-3 seconds I saw it.