Reports Report 1216k (Event 1216-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1216-2016
Observer
NameSiegfried S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving westbound on I-82, sighting was straight ahead, ca. 10 min from Yakima, WA. Hence my location and direction facing are crudely estimated!
Location
AddressZillah, WA
Latitude46° 24' 0.75'' N (46.4°)
Longitude 120° 15' 49.68'' W (-120.26°)
Elevation228.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-01 20:45 PDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-02 03:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle186°
Moving
Facing azimuth294.64°
First azimuth296.48°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth296.48°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Blue, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkssmaller part breaking off in the final phase (orange), before it faded