Reports Report 451fb (Event 451-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 451-2015
Observer
NameRJ G
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressKalispell, Mt
Latitude48° 16' 24.71'' N (48.27°)
Longitude 114° 21' 27.86'' W (-114.36°)
Elevation931.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-23 22:56 MST
UT Date & Time2015-02-24 05:56 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth345.36°
First azimuth348.98°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth348.82°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length20°
Remarksobject was falling very slowly and breaking up on the way down and leaving a very long trail behind each fragment
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksas the object fell very slowly it began to break up, leaving individual very long trails behind each fragment