Reports Report 5618ca (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameCindy Y
Experience Level1/5
RemarksOthers must have seen as I was on Freeway 80 heading west out of Davis, and many other cars slowed down to watch fireball.
Location
AddressVacaville, CA
Latitude38° 23' 27.49'' N (38.39°)
Longitude 121° 55' 49.29'' W (-121.93°)
Elevation27.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:30 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle195°
Moving
Facing azimuth225°
First azimuth270°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Blue, Green, Light Green, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length60°
RemarksInitially very straight trail that appeared to be a bright bluish green color, might have been due to angle of sun. Stayed solid for about 1 minute or less. Trail remnants remained for seemingly a long time.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-