Reports Report 119b (Event 119-2017)

Name D B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I thought an airplane had crashed!
Address Phoenix, AZ
Latitude 33° 34' 54.36'' N (33.581766°)
Longitude 111° 55' 48.98'' W (-111.930271°)
Elevation 411.451m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 19:30 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-09 02:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 89°
Facing azimuth 1.13°
First azimuth 355.78°
First elevation 63°
Last azimuth 22.1°
Last elevation 55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Dark Blue, Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 20°
Remarks Looking like the space shuttle coming down. Tail was lit by object lighting up
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks -