Reports Report 5373d (Event 5373-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5373-2020
Observer
NameAimee D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was beautiful and the biggest object I've even seen fall from the sky.
Location
AddressArvada, CO
Latitude39° 48' 21.59'' N (39.81°)
Longitude 105° 5' 3.38'' W (-105.08°)
Elevation1622.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-25 01:00 MDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-25 07:00 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle124°
Moving
Facing azimuth265°
First azimuth265°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth265°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
Colorblue to light blue and white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt changed color as it came down and as it broke apart it emitted a bright blue light. This light faded after 10 seconds with the object disappearing light a candle flame that was blown out.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like the meteor broke apart before it disappeared. It was half the size of the half moon in the sky.