Reports Report 125a (Event 125-2017)

Name Kya L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks At first I thought it was an explosion in the sky or a small firework or emergency flare. Very memorable! Definitely not just a shooting star
Address Warroad, MN
Latitude 48° 49' 13.71'' N (48.820475°)
Longitude 95° 28' 14.94'' W (-95.470817°)
Elevation 332.013m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 22:15 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-09 04:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 175°
Facing azimuth 92.01°
First azimuth 33.64°
First elevation 88°
Last azimuth 65.66°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Light Blue, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 20°
Remarks Glowing red train, it looked like a firework or flare
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked like a flare or firework going downward
Observation Yes
Remarks Small reddish fragments along with white and light blue