Reports Report 4412k (Event 4412-2018)

Name Bill P
Experience Level 5/5
Remarks Definite bolide, A dozen at Gilbert Riparian Observatory also saw & other locations. This is my 20,198 lifetime meteor with about 80 bolides. I get meteorites published in Meteoritical Bulletin.
Address Mesa, AZ
Latitude 33° 23' 11.49'' N (33.386526°)
Longitude 111° 45' 47.25'' W (-111.763124°)
Elevation 380.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-10-27 18:33 MST
UT Date & Time 2018-10-28 01:33 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 113°
Facing azimuth 270°
First azimuth 210°
First elevation 38°
Last azimuth 256°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -10
Color Light Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks dozens saw it, fragmentation in middle of trail 4 seconds about quarter Moon brightness