Reports Report 629e (Event 629-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 629-2020
Observer
NameRafael M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe stream was in the same direction and level as the commercial airlines approach to McCarran Airport. I looked for a ground explosion thinking it was an airline in trouble.
Location
AddressLas Vegas, NV
Latitude36° 7' 40.39'' N (36.13°)
Longitude 115° 4' 51.64'' W (-115.08°)
Elevation546.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-04 19:05 PST
UT Date & Time2020-02-05 03:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle102°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth156.84°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth222.79°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksStream of light
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-