Reports Report 4500ca (Event 4500-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4500-2017
Observer
NameOlivia C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving through an intersection when it caught my eye. It looked like a large, bright, flickering, fireball with a tail, falling towards the Earth’s surface. It appeared for a few seconds, and then burnt out in the sky
Location
AddressBrea, CA
Latitude33° 55' 6.32'' N (33.92°)
Longitude 117° 51' 50.23'' W (-117.86°)
Elevation128.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-18 17:27 PST
UT Date & Time2017-11-19 01:27 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle123°
Moving
Facing azimuth149.77°
First azimuth143.29°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth145.61°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorOrange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-