Reports Report 3068hw (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameCraig M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksFor sure the most amazing night sight I have ever witnessed. I just happened to be looking out of my large North facing windows when the glow appeared above me and then the awesome orange red flaming streak appeared, with a fairly long red bursting trail behind it until it went out of the horizon line.
Location
AddressSagle, ID
Latitude48° 10' 40.22'' N (48.18°)
Longitude 116° 34' 17.97'' W (-116.57°)
Elevation708.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 22:14 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:14 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth355°
First azimuth355°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth355°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange/red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAwesome red trailing fragmentation bursts