Reports Report 688p (Event 688-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 688-2020
Observer
NameTroy A
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was odd timing as the sun was setting and at first thought it was a fireworks. Was a brief event at my location, but was neat to see.
Location
AddressEdmonton, Alberta (CA)
Latitude53° 30' 17.53'' N (53.5°)
Longitude 113° 40' 26.67'' W (-113.67°)
Elevation696.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-08 17:07 MST
UT Date & Time2020-02-09 00:07 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth189.56°
First azimuth189.75°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth186°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange, white, light yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length
Remarkswas straight when it occurred, similar to an airplane contrail, but deformed over the course of time it was visible due to winds
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssparks similar to fireworks