Reports Report 978dj (Event 978-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 978-2021
Observer
NameMelissa M
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMorley, Alberta (CA)
Latitude51° 8' 44.74'' N (51.15°)
Longitude 114° 50' 59.28'' W (-114.85°)
Elevation1275m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-22 06:23 MST
UT Date & Time2021-02-22 13:23 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle226°
Moving
Facing azimuth151.06°
First azimuth351.2°
First elevation48°
Last azimuth318.2°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBright White ball of light that was really big and then grew smaller and disappeared. Then the trail afterwards glowed mostly red and a bit of yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a glowing train that was bright and slowly started to dim over 5 seconds. It was mostly red and a little bit yellow.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was looking east and I could see a sudden bright ball of light to my left (North) and it made that side of the sky very bright. I looked over and saw a big circle of white light (covered a big portion of the north sky). Then it reduced to a white ball and then it faded. Afterwards it left a glowing trail of red that slowly faded.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-