Reports Report 884a (Event 884-2010)

Name Brooke
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I don\'t know anything about these except what I saw. It was AWESOME. I was driving south on US 97. It caught my eye to the east and I watched it go west and blow out about the mountain line. It wasn't a shooting star. It was a fireball all the way.
Address Okanogan, WA
Latitude 48° 27' 28.22'' N (48.45784°)
Longitude 119° 29' 27.89'' W (-119.491081°)
Elevation -
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2010-12-14 17:20 PST
UT Date & Time 2010-12-15 01:20 UT
Duration ≈4s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 180°
First azimuth 145°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth 171°
Last elevation 50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude 1
Color orange red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -1s
Length 12.5°
Remarks fireball with a thin glowing train
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -