Reports Report 1052d (Event 1052-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1052-2018
Observer
NameBob M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was super excited to see such a thing for the first time.
Location
AddressSimi Valley, CA
Latitude34° 16' 44.04'' N (34.28°)
Longitude 118° 44' 36.72'' W (-118.74°)
Elevation287.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-17 05:59 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-17 12:59 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth90°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth95°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksJust before disappearing the trail broke apart into several pieces, all still traveling in the same direction