Reports Report 4172e (Event 4172-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4172-2021
Observer
NameNicole M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressDurango, CO
Latitude37° 10' 22.04'' N (37.17°)
Longitude 107° 44' 29.06'' W (-107.74°)
Elevation2047.85m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-02 19:50 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-08-03 01:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle355°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.23°
First azimuth269.49°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth270°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length11°
RemarksThe train started out very straight, almost completely perpendicular to horizon. As the seconds passed, the train spiraled out and looked like a corkscrew before fading completely
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-