Reports Report 5439f (Event 5439-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5439-2019
Observer
NameAaron Z
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI've lived out on the country away from the light of the city before, and even then, this is the brightest light trail i've ever seen in the sky. I'm sitting in my apartment watching tv and just happened to be facing towards the window, lights on in my house, and this thing was brighter than any city lights from my window.
Location
AddressSeattle, WA
Latitude47° 36' 47.3'' N (47.61°)
Longitude 122° 19' 57.37'' W (-122.33°)
Elevation46.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-03 23:30 PST
UT Date & Time2019-11-04 07:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle203°
Moving
Facing azimuth15.79°
First azimuth12.24°
First elevation21°
Last azimuth14°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.5s
Length12°
Remarksbright white train that traced the light's path through the sky a few milliseconds behind the initial blue light. bright like an arc welder, with a white tracer following it.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-