Reports Report 3068ee (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameKatya C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt went behind the mountain behind us to the east of us... it appeared so close I was afraid a wildfire would break out on the mountain (Perry's Ridge) above us. Several friends with us saw it as well.
Location
AddressWinlaw, British Columbia (CA)
Latitude49° 33' 52.41'' N (49.56°)
Longitude 117° 42' 9.61'' W (-117.7°)
Elevation583.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 22:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle244°
Moving
Facing azimuth82.19°
First azimuth100.11°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth63.01°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksRolling thunder or rumbling, almost vibrational
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length
RemarksThere was a weird linear cloud over the moon partially encircling it... not sure if it was related or if it was a "train". It floated away eventually.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-