Reports Report 5309a (Event 5309-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5309-2020
Observer
NameMaggie V
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was by far the largest on fire object I have ever seen in the sky. It took my breath away!
Location
AddressApple Valley, CA
Latitude34° 30' 14.35'' N (34.5°)
Longitude 117° 10' 55.22'' W (-117.18°)
Elevation896.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-21 05:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-21 12:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth340°
First azimuth320°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth340°
Last elevation47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksVery wide glowing, very on fire like
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt split up into two very large trains with glowing parts coming off of it.