Reports Report 1169c (Event 1169-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1169-2011
Observer
NameJudy M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksBesides this bright green flash that lasted a second or two - up to the left of it was a long white contrail far up in the sky coming down from the left.It appeared for 30 minutes until it gradually faded. This also appeared in the east.
Location
AddressBrowns Valley, CA
Latitude39° 20' 47.08'' N (39.35°)
Longitude 121° 19' 46.39'' W (-121.33°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-10-14 21:45 PDT
UT Date & Time2011-10-15 04:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth109.45°
First azimuth88.39°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth95.08°
Last elevation52°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colorgreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a short trail - bright green flash before it disappeared behind a hill.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-