Reports Report 643az (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameRoxanne S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe bright ball appeared as large as a baseball and was star shaped (i.e., the light appeared like a star does in the sky but as big as a baseball).
Location
AddressCarbondale, CO
Latitude39° 24' 55.79'' N (39.42°)
Longitude 107° 12' 44.51'' W (-107.21°)
Elevation1866.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:05 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle141°
Moving
Facing azimuth203.5°
First azimuth197.31°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth234.13°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length40°
Remarkssmoke trail that dissipated and changed shape over time
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-