Reports Report 5618m (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameSteve F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis is being covered by lots of news sites.
Location
AddressSan Francisco, CA
Latitude37° 45' 37.57'' N (37.76°)
Longitude 122° 27' 54.49'' W (-122.47°)
Elevation100.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:41 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:41 UT
Duration>60s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle210°
Moving
Facing azimuth249.93°
First azimuth260.87°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth262.33°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude19-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length-
RemarksIt's remained in sky for quite some time (many minutes) -- like an airplane contrail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Photo