Reports Report 5361cb (Event 5361-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5361-2017
Observer
NameKristin A
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving southbound 101 when I noticed it close to the horizon. Short train with a big ball!
Location
AddressNipomo, CA
Latitude35° 4' 6.62'' N (35.07°)
Longitude 120° 30' 48.77'' W (-120.51°)
Elevation120.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-24 17:15 PST
UT Date & Time2017-12-25 01:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle120°
Moving
Facing azimuth122.99°
First azimuth120.45°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth141.01°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.3s
Length10°
RemarksShort
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-