Reports Report 4243a (Event 4243-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4243-2018
Observer
Nametony S
Experience Level2/5
Remarksweirdest/coolest thing I've ever seen in night sky
Location
AddressOceanside, CA
Latitude33° 12' 22.85'' N (33.21°)
Longitude 117° 16' 35.98'' W (-117.28°)
Elevation101.62m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-10-17 22:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-10-18 05:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle142°
Moving
Facing azimuth90.69°
First azimuth61.21°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth71.7°
Last elevation70°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
Colorcannot recall color but it was VERY bright
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1.5s
Length30°
Remarksvery bright then slowly diminished
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksvery bright explosion
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkskind if squiggly line left behind explosion then faded.