Reports Report 5179d (Event 5179-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5179-2021
Observer
NameMax T
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWe were driving down the interstate. Two of us in the front seats saw it and it surprised us so much we pulled over! After watching videos of other fireballs this matched what we saw exactly.
Location
AddressBearmouth, MT
Latitude46° 42' 2.53'' N (46.7°)
Longitude 113° 20' 41.34'' W (-113.34°)
Elevation1154.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-29 12:39 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-08-29 18:39 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth54.98°
First azimuth98.21°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth105.35°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash at the very end and then the whole sighting disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-