Reports Report 795af (Event 795-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 795-2020
Observer
NameSheri F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was the first time observing something this large. I do watch meteor showers at night when I have a chance, but this was way cooler. Hope to experience it again some day. I did have another person spot it at the same time in the same area as we were parking cars for an event.
Location
AddressWickenburg, AZ
Latitude33° 58' 14.98'' N (33.97°)
Longitude 112° 43' 54.77'' W (-112.73°)
Elevation628.65m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-16 07:30 MST
UT Date & Time2020-02-16 14:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle254°
Moving
Facing azimuth4.3°
First azimuth17.97°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth341.57°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
RemarksThe smoke trail reminded me of the afterburner of a jet in the sky. Starts out together and then dissipates into little sections.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-