Reports Report 4589d (Event 4589-2017)

Name Drew B
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks during completion of this form, I received word back from the the RCMP who I originally reported to. As he was explaining it was a meteor. Dispatch confirmed it was a Rocket re entering the atmosphere, aprox 45 min west of my location. It was seen down into the U.S. and by other members and public. No known landing site at time of form entry.
Address Zehner, Saskatchewan (CA)
Latitude 50° 27' 32.62'' N (50.459062°)
Longitude 104° 35' 6.9'' W (-104.585251°)
Elevation 576m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-24 23:47 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-25 05:47 UT
Duration ≈20s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 87°
Facing azimuth 358.9°
First azimuth 317.49°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 64.02°
Last elevation 27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Green, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Remarks It was breaking apart into multiple pieces and trailing off behind it. And way faster then a typical meteor.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Originally I saw a multitude of sparks and trails, as it moved across the sky I saw what looked like and explosion, it got bigger and very bright and white and green, then settled a bit as it continued all the way across the horizon. line.
Observation Yes
Remarks Pieces were breaking off it and trailing behind. this was no ordinary meteor or fireball. This was a whole different game.. this crossed the entire sky lit up and burning.