Reports Report 1052i (Event 1052-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1052-2018
Observer
NameKathy S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt appeared to be low in the sky. We live about 10 to 15 minutes away from the airport and I thought, at first, it was the light from a plane circling to land. Then realized there was no sound. It was amazing!
Location
AddressRancho Mirage, CA
Latitude33° 48' 26.28'' N (33.81°)
Longitude 116° 25' 36.82'' W (-116.43°)
Elevation102.79m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-03-17 05:52 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-03-17 12:52 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle271°
Moving
Facing azimuth294.19°
First azimuth331.79°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth256.64°
Last elevation33°
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
Remarksthe fragments looked like burning ashes, orange in color