Reports Report 5361en (Event 5361-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5361-2017
Observer
NameKatia S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was beautiful! This is the third very large fireball I’ve seen in my life. I was driving and it went right across my field of vision and burned up / shattered. It lit up the evening sky.
Location
AddressSan Diego, CA
Latitude32° 46' 45.48'' N (32.78°)
Longitude 117° 10' 8.15'' W (-117.17°)
Elevation94.64m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-24 17:10 PST
UT Date & Time2017-12-25 01:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle107°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth120°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-