Reports Report 5016c (Event 5016-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5016-2020
Observer
NameAli K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksEveryone in my family remarked that they had never seen anything like it before. It was bizarre and lasted much longer than a typically shooting star.
Location
AddressBoulder, CO
Latitude40° 0' 5.81'' N (40°)
Longitude 105° 9' 33.26'' W (-105.16°)
Elevation1639.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-05 20:04 MDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-06 02:04 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth35.84°
First azimuth9.63°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth71.12°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length
RemarksThe trail was actually visible the entire time. It looked like the trail of a comet. My husband, daughter and I all saw it.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-