Reports Report 1169i (Event 1169-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1169-2011
Observer
NameCarol
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt reminded me of fireworks--the fireball appeared to be trailing a faint powdery tail as it was descending, but not after the fireball disappeared (as suggested above).
Location
AddressBelmont, CA
Latitude37° 31' 12.77'' N (37.52°)
Longitude 122° 16' 32.88'' W (-122.28°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-10-14 22:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2011-10-15 05:30 UT
Duration≈1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth45°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth315°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorgreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-