Reports Report 451gb (Event 451-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 451-2015
Observer
NameDavid H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was the biggest comet I have ever seen with my naked eye.
Location
AddressLindon, UT
Latitude40° 20' 45.34'' N (40.35°)
Longitude 111° 44' 6.11'' W (-111.74°)
Elevation1386.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-23 22:57 MST
UT Date & Time2015-02-24 05:57 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth352.95°
First azimuth353.74°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth349.78°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssaw a consistent tail with this comet, particles of debris.