Reports Report 2463b (Event 2463-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2463-2021
Observer
NameJeremy E
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was bright enough that I saw it out of the corner of my eye despite sitting 15 feet from a lit window. I then turned and watched it descend until trees blocked my view. I heard no noise.
Location
AddressSpearfish, SD
Latitude44° 28' 43.26'' N (44.48°)
Longitude 103° 53' 28.14'' W (-103.89°)
Elevation1260.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-22 21:25 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-23 03:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth265.61°
First azimuth233.07°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth292.97°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length20°
RemarksBright trail about 2 fists long that faded as the head continued. It stayed a consistent length, like it was dissipating as fast as it was moving forward.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-