Reports Report 5737a (Event 5737-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5737-2018
Observer
NameMatt B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe fire ball when first seen was moving at high rate of speed but slowed very quickly the lower it got before loosing light
Location
AddressGreat Falls, MT
Latitude47° 31' 29.86'' N (47.52°)
Longitude 111° 17' 50.15'' W (-111.3°)
Elevation1027.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-22 22:00 MST
UT Date & Time2018-08-23 04:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle176°
Moving
Facing azimuth20°
First azimuth20°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth20°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing lighter blue that faded put almost same time as main ball of light did
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-