Reports Report 451bt (Event 451-2015)

Name Gabe F
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks The most spectacular night sky phenomena I have ever witnessed. I t moved faster than a jet or satellite, but slower than the average meteorite. And it was MUCH bigger/longer.
Address Deary, ID
Latitude 46° 46' 53.14'' N (46.781429°)
Longitude 116° 30' 9.15'' W (-116.502542°)
Elevation 885.85321m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 21:55 PST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 05:55 UT
Duration >60s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 271°
Facing azimuth 87.62°
First azimuth 133.81°
First elevation 42°
Last azimuth 16.8°
Last elevation 13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks The fireball began to fragment about halfway through the sky, many fragments and streamers broke off.