Reports Report 1012bh (Event 1012-2017)

Name Josiah D
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I've seen a lot of shooters from my hot tub on clear nights but this had a flame trail like nothing I ever seen, flashed several times before descending below the tree line. I thought I would hear something, no impact flash though, the exact direction was bearing magnetic 054 degrees from geo position 47 30.479N 122 9.993W.
Address Renton, WA
Latitude 47° 30' 28.58'' N (47.50794°)
Longitude 122° 9' 59.08'' W (-122.16641°)
Elevation 131.812m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-16 21:45 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-17 04:45 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down to up
Descent Angle -
Facing azimuth 70°
First azimuth 83.05°
First elevation 26°
Last azimuth 83.48°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -