Reports Report 643au (Event 643-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 643-2019
Observer
NameNancy J
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressGrand Junction, CO
Latitude39° 6' 24.33'' N (39.11°)
Longitude 108° 37' 36.18'' W (-108.63°)
Elevation1383.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-02-07 18:10 MST
UT Date & Time2019-02-08 01:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle175°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length15°
Remarkslooked like a short ragged contrail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkscaught my notice because it was bright and raggedy and kind of dissolved to disappear