Reports Report 5361cj (Event 5361-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5361-2017
Observer
NameSharon L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMeteor was still burning when it disappeared into the San Jacinto mountain range. Sort of the direction of Hemet, CA
Location
AddressPalm Springs, CA
Latitude33° 49' 10.48'' N (33.82°)
Longitude 116° 32' 13.02'' W (-116.54°)
Elevation131.68m
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 Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth172.27°
First azimuth135.43°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth246.58°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
Remarkspuffy smoke immediately following the fireball that quickly dissipated
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-