Reports Report 1012by (Event 1012-2017)

Name Crystal G
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I thought is was literally dropping into commencement bay, it looked that close.
Address Tacoma, WA
Latitude 47° 16' 43.31'' N (47.278698°)
Longitude 122° 29' 8.94'' W (-122.485817°)
Elevation 84.767m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-16 21:15 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-17 04:15 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 181°
Facing azimuth 89.93°
First azimuth 89.91°
First elevation 47°
Last azimuth 89.52°
Last elevation 13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Light Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks a bright flash then I noticed a bright slow dropping ball over the Eastern/North Eastern Horizon then faded into a bright thick line with a blue color at the end.
Observation No
Remarks -