Reports Report 3638x (Event 3638-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2021
Observer
NameDavid B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksInitially there was a very bright glow, much more than full moonlight. This darkened as the object sped away over the western mountains. The tail lingered for a few seconds.
Location
AddressKetchum, ID
Latitude43° 44' 21.45'' N (43.74°)
Longitude 114° 22' 57.89'' W (-114.38°)
Elevation1845.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-03 22:52 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-04 04:52 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle269°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.99°
First azimuth281.58°
First elevation77°
Last azimuth272.49°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksWith the main body being orange, the trail and debris was mostly yellow and light yellow.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere were smaller pieces attendant to the main body.