Reports Report 4160bq (Event 4160-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4160-2019
Observer
NameFran H
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressParadise Valley, Alberta (CA)
Latitude52° 59' 9.32'' N (52.99°)
Longitude 110° 20' 36.73'' W (-110.34°)
Elevation678m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-31 22:15 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-01 04:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth281.79°
First azimuth218.81°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth255.84°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorLight Blue, Orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksIt was a blue glow like smoke that lasted briefly.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball was very bright and lit up the sky before I saw the actual fireball. There was what looked like chunks of meteor breaking off behind it. These were orange. It was huge looking and the whole thing only lasted a few seconds. I was looking west and it was headed south west.