Reports Report 638bo (Event 638-2015)

Name John G
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The object appeared to be rectangular, the tail was like welding embers that grew and shrunk as it crossed my path, between County road 54, my co-worker observed it looking south from Hwy 392 approximately when I spoke with him at work.
Address , CO
Latitude 39° 33' 0.18'' N (39.550051°)
Longitude 105° 46' 55.44'' W (-105.782067°)
Elevation 3386.549805m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-03-11 05:56 MDT
UT Date & Time 2015-03-11 11:56 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth 45°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 270°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color white, blueish, bright yellow to reddish orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks object appeared to flame out then 2 to 3 seconds after a flash came from the mountains.
Observation No
Remarks -