Reports Report 451gm (Event 451-2015)

Name Stanford C
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks I filled this out after reading the story and learning that it was a rocket body re-entering. I don't know how accurate my recollections are, but at least one more witness might help you build up your data.
Address Firth, ID
Latitude 43° 18' 18.46'' N (43.305127°)
Longitude 112° 11' 5.64'' W (-112.184899°)
Elevation 1390.980957m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 23:00 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 06:00 UT
Duration ≈45s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 91°
Facing azimuth 310°
First azimuth 290.5°
First elevation 44°
Last azimuth 354.26°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks My recollection is sketchy on the details because I ran in to tell my wife so she could see it. But it was a long thin streak. At first it reminded me of a comet in its shape.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks I'm not sure it I saw it break up, but I saw some pieces ahead of others.