Reports Report 5618cj (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameAustin G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI have a picture of the smoke trail about ten minutes after I saw the bright light
Location
AddressRipperdan, CA
Latitude36° 51' 4.36'' N (36.85°)
Longitude 120° 3' 6.59'' W (-120.05°)
Elevation76.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:33 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:33 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle216°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.01°
First azimuth269.65°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth262.15°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length15°
RemarksCorkscrew trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw a super bright light followed by a corkscrew trial of smoke looking like a cloud.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-