Reports Report 1916bg (Event 1916-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1916-2021
Observer
NameCecil S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSeaside, OR
Latitude46° 0' 6.76'' N (46°)
Longitude 123° 55' 48.69'' W (-123.93°)
Elevation3.64m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-25 21:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2021-03-26 04:00 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle246°
Moving
Facing azimuth69.3°
First azimuth129.71°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth51.08°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length30°
RemarksMultiple pieces some large some small and some flashing occasionally. It went out of sight before it burned out
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWhen I first saw it, I thought it was a firework, but it kept moving and didn’t burn out. It was multiple fragments and some of them continued to fragment into smaller pieces