Reports Report 1528f (Event 1528-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1528-2017
Observer
NameFloyd L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI could see the actual object, not just the light from it burning up. It appeared to be 1000 feet up or less.
Location
AddressForbes, MN
Latitude47° 12' 40.91'' N (47.21°)
Longitude 92° 37' 14.4'' W (-92.62°)
Elevation399.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-28 22:10 CDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-29 03:10 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth41.85°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth328.23°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude9-
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length30°
RemarksSmoke trail that hung in the air like the contrail of a jey
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI watched it get brighter orange until it fragmented
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksI watched it burn brighter until it fragmanented
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