Reports Report 821a (Event 821-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 821-2010
Observer
NameJeff P
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe biggest brightest falling object I\\\'ve ever witnessed-very impressive.
Location
AddressFirestone, CO
Latitude39° 24' 49.92'' N (39.41°)
Longitude 77° 24' 40.04'' W (-77.41°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-03 18:25 MDT
UT Date & Time2010-12-03 23:25 UT
Duration≈5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth36°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth15°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorgreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length
RemarksFairly short about 2 1/2 times diameter of ball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-