Reports Report 816i (Event 816-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 816-2021
Observer
NameGail B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was just after sunset, still plenty of blue in the sky, came from the north about halfway from horizon to straight up, bright white with blue edge, curved to the northeast while falling, faded briefly then brightened again to white before fading out well above horizon. I was travelling in a car on county road 79 between Bigfork and Effie MN travelling east. I have only seen 2 or 3 of this intensity in lifetime.
Location
Address, MN
Latitude47° 48' 45.15'' N (47.81°)
Longitude 93° 34' 27.12'' W (-93.57°)
Elevation408.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-10 17:38 CST
UT Date & Time2021-02-10 23:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle110°
Moving
Facing azimuth120°
First azimuth-
First elevation60°
Last azimuth35°
Last elevation70°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksseemed to be some fragmentation, but not falling fire, it faded a bit then brightened before fading out