Reports Report 3068ef (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameSandra H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt happened very fast. Our air quality is currently the worst in the nation due to smoke, so I did not have any windows open.
Location
AddressNewport, WA
Latitude48° 12' 25.34'' N (48.21°)
Longitude 117° 10' 12.9'' W (-117.17°)
Elevation790.57m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 22:14 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:14 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle24°
Moving
Facing azimuth1.9°
First azimuth11.07°
First elevation67°
Last azimuth354.1°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorRed, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was in bed in my loft facing NE. I saw a bright flash above my house,it lit up the smokey sky, then I saw a red ball heading towards earth.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-