Reports Report 451bg (Event 451-2015)

Name Johnnie M
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This was very bright and slow moving. Lasted a long time. Not like any other meteor I have ever seen.
Address Missoula, Mt
Latitude 46° 50' 58.39'' N (46.849553°)
Longitude 114° 7' 11.25'' W (-114.119792°)
Elevation 1006.270447m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 22:55 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 05:55 UT
Duration >60s
Moving direction From down to up
Descent Angle -
Facing azimuth 183.45°
First azimuth 183.42°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 1.39°
Last elevation 90°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 10s
Length 50°
Remarks Glowing trail, pieces noticible, multiple fireballs
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Multiple fireballs, pieces falling away, strong trails, very persistent. At least six separate bright balls, of different sizes.