Reports Report 451el (Event 451-2015)

Name Leisel Q
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This was the coolest sky observation I've experience in my 49 years of life:) lucky me!
Address Magrath, Alberta (CA)
Latitude 49° 25' 20.31'' N (49.422309°)
Longitude 112° 51' 42.19'' W (-112.86172°)
Elevation 977m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 23:00 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 06:00 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 91°
Facing azimuth 265.83°
First azimuth 260.19°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 328.18°
Last elevation 23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration -
Length -
Remarks I'm not sure if it was a train or not, but it didn't appear until later. Maybe 15 minutes after,and it looked like a long stream of cloud. The sky was also starting to cloud up so not sure if it was just a cloud. Whatever it was, it disappeared within minutes.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks If you mean smaller balls of light with tails trailing behind the front bigger ball of light, then yes I saw fragmentation.