Reports Report 1518r (Event 1518-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1518-2011
Observer
NameMary O
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was very exciting and dramatic to see!
Location
AddressUnionville (CA)
Latitude43° 52' 15.06'' N (43.87°)
Longitude 79° 18' 43.43'' W (-79.31°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-12 18:20 EST
UT Date & Time2011-12-12 23:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth70.99°
First azimuth85.31°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth51.58°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorwhiite,bit of blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
RemarksI think it disappeared when the fireball broke up at the end. It was a white tapering train with a bit of blue/green in it. It lasted s long as I saw the ball-about 5 seconds.It was about 30-35 degrees.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
RemarksNot sure about the terminal flash but I did see a few \"parts\" break off and disappear at the end along with the main ball.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-