Reports Report 5618e (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameKirsten W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis was so fun. Knew it wasn’t a rocket. Thought maybe a plane but remembered reading about a metior shower recently.
Location
AddressFolsom, CA
Latitude38° 38' 36.15'' N (38.64°)
Longitude 121° 11' 27.57'' W (-121.19°)
Elevation58.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:45 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:45 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle20°
Moving
Facing azimuth292.83°
First azimuth304.45°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth286.83°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length-
RemarksSee video - glowing slow fade over time
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Video