Reports Report 3068gi (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameEd D
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was one of 3 persons in car and I was driving at time of sighting, we all saw it, at time of sighting we did not know what it was
Location
AddressDidsbury, Alberta (CA)
Latitude51° 35' 57.74'' N (51.6°)
Longitude 114° 1' 29.66'' W (-114.02°)
Elevation987.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 23:10 MDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:10 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle165°
Moving
Facing azimuth245°
First azimuth245°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth245°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorWhite,Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
Remarkswhite hot spec grew, turned into large red fireball, then faded to nothing over approximately 3 seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-