Reports Report 451hn (Event 451-2015)

Name H M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks We did read that NWS had confirmed a meteor siting around our area, heading north--same as we saw. Not sure if that is the same as a fireball siting or not...?
Address Park City, UT
Latitude 40° 43' 36.18'' N (40.726718°)
Longitude 111° 32' 50.24'' W (-111.547289°)
Elevation 1965.235718m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-23 22:56 MST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-24 05:56 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 12°
Facing azimuth 152.04°
First azimuth 177.45°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 358.83°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks there was a tail following it and smaller fragments that glowed also with tails, at first it looked like exhaust that a plane leaves in the sky.