Reports Report 5618ao (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameJasper A
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressRichmond, CA
Latitude37° 54' 10.33'' N (37.9°)
Longitude 122° 19' 17.54'' W (-122.32°)
Elevation4.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:35 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle191°
Moving
Facing azimuth240°
First azimuth240°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth240°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length10°
RemarksBegan as a straight line. Wind pulled it into a loop shape. There was a very bright cloud at the base of the main line, which remained brighter than the moon for at least five minutes.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a tiny faint trail going down at an angle from the bright cloud at the base of the main smoke trail.