Reports Report 451cr (Event 451-2015)

Name Kristi S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Address Salt Lake City, UT
Latitude 40° 44' 5.5'' N (40.73486°)
Longitude 111° 51' 31.63'' W (-111.858785°)
Elevation 1322.53064m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 22:55 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 05:55 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From down to up
Descent Angle -
Facing azimuth 180.33°
First azimuth 179.36°
First elevation
Last azimuth 359.91°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Orange, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 30°
Remarks I am a bit confused about the degrees (length if train). However, it took up a almost half the sky at one point (directly above me). It had small fragments too. And was very bold. This is what helped me determine I was seeing a meteor or asteroid.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Originally on the southern horizon I saw one bright fragment, but as it passed over me, there were multiple fragments to be seen.