Reports Report 1216bl (Event 1216-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1216-2016
Observer
NameEd G
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThis was unlike any meteor I have ever seen it was moving very slowly on a downward angle to the left. It was a very bright white, and it appeared to have flames coming off the back that arched downward away from the object.
Location
AddressCinebar, WA
Latitude46° 36' 14.9'' N (46.6°)
Longitude 122° 30' 5.04'' W (-122.5°)
Elevation295.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-04-01 20:55 PDT
UT Date & Time2016-04-02 03:55 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle223°
Moving
Facing azimuth0.18°
First azimuth4.02°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth357.72°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject was very bright white, and looked to have trailing white flames that appeared to fall behind the object and downward for a very short distance.