Reports Report 3068bk (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameAndy L
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressRossland, British Columbia (CA)
Latitude49° 4' 33.79'' N (49.08°)
Longitude 117° 47' 22.29'' W (-117.79°)
Elevation1019.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 22:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle238°
Moving
Facing azimuth68.4°
First azimuth85.63°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth25.69°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarksabout 30 seconds later a long distant explosive rumble lasting 15 seconds or more
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length50°
Remarkssky was lit up green because of local smoke from forest fire, smoke trail appeared greeny-white
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksafter the object burned up and disappeared there was a quick burst of light in the distance to the north north east
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksas the object streaked across the sky it broke into pieces like a sparkler with bits falling off