Reports Report 643i (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameMargaret H
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPine, CO
Latitude39° 27' 29.99'' N (39.46°)
Longitude 105° 24' 46.18'' W (-105.41°)
Elevation2538.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:15 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle195°
Moving
Facing azimuth229.62°
First azimuth183.58°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth183.15°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length-
RemarksIt was dark night, but a non-illuminated trail (like a jet’s contrail) lingered, not straight, like a jet’s contrail, but irregular. It appeared to change as it lingered as if disturbed by wind.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a bright fireball, as if something burning up. Flared and then disappeared, except for the trail left behind
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-