Reports Report 1240y (Event 1240-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1240-2021
Observer
NameJill B
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressEagle, ID
Latitude43° 45' 29.92'' N (43.76°)
Longitude 116° 23' 12.3'' W (-116.39°)
Elevation838.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-03-01 20:30 MST
UT Date & Time2021-03-02 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth
First azimuth45°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth290.7°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length80°
RemarksIt was a ball of fire with a long white/yellow tail that followed. We thought it was maybe a plane ready to crash but it was going way too fast and disintegrated by the time it met the earth.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-