Reports Report 115f (Event 115-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 115-2021
Observer
NamePete H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was observed by my wife at our home facing north. At the same time, I was driving south of our home about 1 mile and facing west. I saw the sky light up like lightning flashes but was not aware of the object until she told me what she saw.
Location
AddressBemidji, MN
Latitude47° 22' 46.94'' N (47.38°)
Longitude 94° 51' 35.6'' W (-94.86°)
Elevation455.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-01-06 20:30 CST
UT Date & Time2021-01-07 02:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle125°
Moving
Facing azimuth4.92°
First azimuth346.64°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth25.47°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash before it went out
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-