Reports Report 4097ao (Event 4097-2015)

Name John M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I witnessed this event with my wife. Thought it might be space debris finishing its burnout in the atmosphere. Looked like 3 spark trails. There was a bluish ball towards the back that almost looked like a motley light from a plane but wasn't blinking.
Address Moapa Valley, NV
Latitude 36° 32' 38.35'' N (36.543986°)
Longitude 114° 26' 29.3'' W (-114.441471°)
Elevation 387.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-12-22 18:12 PST
UT Date & Time 2015-12-23 02:12 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 253°
Facing azimuth 170.63°
First azimuth 205.29°
First elevation 32°
Last azimuth 137.05°
Last elevation 19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color Light Blue, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -