Reports Report 451go (Event 451-2015)

Name Shannon O
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The length of this was incredible. It lit up the horizon and slowly hovered. I thought I was seeing a UFO at first, until I realized that it was a slow meteor. Truly incredible.
Address Pasco, WA
Latitude 46° 16' 18.71'' N (46.271864°)
Longitude 119° 13' 28.84'' W (-119.224677°)
Elevation 134.683823m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 22:00 PST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 06:00 UT
Duration ≈45s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 271°
Facing azimuth 84.51°
First azimuth 113.1°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 11.73°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Orange, It started orange and ended blue
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 10s
Length 15°
Remarks The train was hovering and moved slowly, trailing behind the head. The head then broke apart and the train was less visible, but also further away so difficult to see and it traveled Out if sight.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks It travel for about 15 seconds, maybe 20. It turned blue and broke apart into pieces, then broke apart again farther as it headed north