Reports Report 6226bf (Event 6226-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6226-2021
Observer
NameNikki A
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressArvada, CO
Latitude39° 51' 5.37'' N (39.85°)
Longitude 105° 4' 23.04'' W (-105.07°)
Elevation1660.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-03 04:30 MDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-03 10:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle102°
Moving
Facing azimuth91.68°
First azimuth194.22°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth208.22°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksIt looked like a comet - fiery tail. After it disappeared, there was a smoke "tail/train" - Similar to when a firework burns out. Not sure how long it was.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWe were facing east - laying on the ground star-gazing - when there was a very bright light to the right and slightly up (south). The light was so bright, I initially thought it was a flashlight being shined on us.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-