Reports Report 4412f (Event 4412-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4412-2018
Observer
NameEdd C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis actually looked like it might have been a very large piece of something falling from the sky, but I’ve never seen anything that large falling. It left a thick short tail behind it and it seemed to be falling perpendicular to the ground from the sky.
Location
AddressSan Diego, CA
Latitude32° 45' 51.3'' N (32.76°)
Longitude 117° 3' 22.97'' W (-117.06°)
Elevation140.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-10-27 18:45 PDT
UT Date & Time2018-10-28 01:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.96°
First azimuth284.28°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth275.27°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorWhite-blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration3s
Length
RemarksShort, bright white-blue tail
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-