Reports Report 3755b (Event 3755-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3755-2019
Observer
NameTaylor C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was laying on my back looking at the sky so it was hard to judge the angle or the horizon. It was dusk so bright enough that it was really obvious how bright and red the ball was. It only lasted a couple seconds and immediately disappeared before crossing out of my field of sight.
Location
AddressLongmont, CO
Latitude40° 9' 42.54'' N (40.16°)
Longitude 105° 4' 58.97'' W (-105.08°)
Elevation1514.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-13 20:18 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-14 02:18 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle84°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth0.49°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth185.92°
Last elevation65°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksA glowing train that was a whiter/yellow than the firey color of the ball. It was thickest closest to the ball and thinned the further from it. It disappeared quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-