Reports Report 495a (Event 495-2023)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 495-2023
Observer
NameRobert D
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
Address, WA
Latitude47° 51' 12.79'' N (47.85°)
Longitude 120° 47' 20.82'' W (-120.79°)
Elevation1436.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2023-01-24 20:45 PST
UT Date & Time2023-01-25 04:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle20°
Moving
Facing azimuth350°
First azimuth3.66°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth330°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe best wat to describe it is, looked like a giant flare exploding through the sky
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksPieces of the flare left a trail that lasted 1.5 seconds