Reports Report 5129e (Event 5129-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5129-2017
Observer
NameElizabeth N
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was beautiful--like an enormous jewel glowing blue and white, falling from the sky.
Location
AddressLoomis, CA
Latitude38° 49' 46.96'' N (38.83°)
Longitude 121° 11' 56.78'' W (-121.2°)
Elevation112.68m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-14 00:02 PST
UT Date & Time2017-12-14 08:02 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle145°
Moving
Facing azimuth250°
First azimuth245°
First elevation18°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length20°
RemarksI noticed the white smoke trail about 10 minutes afterward, though it may have been there before.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-