Reports Report 451hs (Event 451-2015)

Observer
Name Andrea S
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Spectacular!!!
Location
Address Garden Valley, ID
Latitude 44° 10' 36.48'' N (44.176801°)
Longitude 115° 57' 22.53'' W (-115.956258°)
Elevation 942.84613m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 23:00 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 06:00 UT
Duration ≈45s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Moving
Facing azimuth 4.85°
First azimuth 62.48°
First elevation 19°
Last azimuth 309.57°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 45s
Length -
Remarks Totally glowing train, pieces trailing, wide, glowing, crazy sight!
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Lots if glowing parts trailing, three big pieces close together trailing at same speed, very bright, lots and lots of smaller pieces. Very dark where I live, this looked like the space shuttle breaking apart upon re entry, that is as close as I can describe it. It went from horizon to horizon.