Reports Report 4160fa (Event 4160-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4160-2019
Observer
NameJason B
Experience Level2/5
Remarks10:42 PM MST Driving Westbound on Hwy 16 between Ardrossan and Sherwood Park at RR224 observed a bright white light to the South which appeared to be traveling (sharply descending) from East to West appeared to land near South Cooking Lake from my observation point.
Location
AddressArdrossan, Alberta (CA)
Latitude53° 34' 10.57'' N (53.57°)
Longitude 113° 12' 1.14'' W (-113.2°)
Elevation685.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-31 22:42 MDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-01 04:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth178.97°
First azimuth168.74°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth185.82°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length30°
Remarkssquiggly, flash behind the bright head visible for the entire time the sky was illuminated
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-