Reports Report 3068bu (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameSteve K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksNever seen one like it - saw from inside living room, outside window. Very bright (like a spot light or flare gun outside). Both wife an I said "what is THAT". was bright, got much brighter, got dimmer while passing field of view beyond window.
Location
AddressCarstairs, Alberta (CA)
Latitude51° 32' 21.17'' N (51.54°)
Longitude 114° 19' 2.57'' W (-114.32°)
Elevation1074m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 23:16 MDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:16 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth185.83°
First azimuth186.31°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth204.67°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-