Reports Report 638bm (Event 638-2015)

Name Jennifer F
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks At first glance, I thought it was a fast moving helicopter. It didn't appear to move fast enough to be a "shooting star" or meteor. I thought it was a satellite or rocket re-entry.
Address Morrison, CO
Latitude 39° 39' 32.25'' N (39.658958°)
Longitude 105° 10' 56.45'' W (-105.182348°)
Elevation 1746.866333m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-03-11 05:58 MDT
UT Date & Time 2015-03-11 11:58 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 275°
Facing azimuth 332.6°
First azimuth 56.76°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 297°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color White with orange tail for 3-4 seconds, then the tail disappeared
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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