Reports Report 451i (Event 451-2015)

Name Kathy S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I've seen eclipses and meteor showers but this was the biggest, brightest and fastest moving sight I have ever witnessed. Truely a spectacular sight to see.
Address Ketchum, ID
Latitude 43° 37' 17.9'' N (43.621639°)
Longitude 114° 21' 17.37'' W (-114.354826°)
Elevation 1714.615845m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 23:09 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 06:09 UT
Duration ≈45s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 261°
Facing azimuth 139.06°
First azimuth 128.01°
First elevation 36°
Last azimuth 345.44°
Last elevation 52°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 10°
Remarks A glowing train with smaller bright flecks in the train and 3 medium size flecks
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks It appeared to have one large mass then as it got closer I noticed a few medium chunks and some small ones too