Reports Report 5373b (Event 5373-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5373-2020
Observer
NameLily T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI thought a helicopter was crashing at first until I saw the angle and got a better look. I think it lasted less than a second but it looked like a white spherical object with a fiery(mostly orange) tail. Looked like a meteor burning up in the atmosphere.
Location
AddressDenver, CO
Latitude39° 41' 21.65'' N (39.69°)
Longitude 104° 55' 18.67'' W (-104.92°)
Elevation1650.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-25 00:47 MDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-25 06:47 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle167°
Moving
Facing azimuth84.41°
First azimuth91.59°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth102.85°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-