Reports Report 451be (Event 451-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 451-2015
Observer
NameTaylor S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI video recorded it. I thought it was helicopter shining spotlight. It kept going for a long time. I started seeing other pieces and knew it was not helicopter. It was very bright. Lost brightness after it fell below filed of vision.
Location
AddressPark City, UT
Latitude40° 38' 59.69'' N (40.65°)
Longitude 111° 30' 11.42'' W (-111.5°)
Elevation2120.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-23 22:58 MST
UT Date & Time2015-02-24 05:58 UT
Duration>60s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth346.58°
First azimuth150.04°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth337.59°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite. Thought it was helicopter spotlight
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length60°
RemarksIt went half way across sky
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like smaller pieces coming off of it