Reports Report 638u (Event 638-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 638-2015
Observer
NameKevin P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe object grew extremely dim near the end of its flight, so I could not tell if it was breaking up or not. It also disappeared behind a distant building near the end of its flight.
Location
AddressGillette, WY
Latitude44° 15' 51.62'' N (44.26°)
Longitude 105° 30' 20.01'' W (-105.51°)
Elevation1385.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-03-11 06:01 MDT
UT Date & Time2015-03-11 12:01 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle92°
Moving
Facing azimuth182.55°
First azimuth149.45°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth241.97°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorOrange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length25°
RemarksIt was a glowing trail the same color as the fireball itself, just a little lighter. It dissipated quickly as the object moved across the sky.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-