Reports Report 5618as (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameBenjamin C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis object was very bright. We were facing WNW neat LAX. The time was almost exactly 5:35
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude33° 56' 46.52'' N (33.95°)
Longitude 118° 23' 33.04'' W (-118.39°)
Elevation31.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:35 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:35 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth320.06°
First azimuth328.82°
First elevation48°
Last azimuth333.78°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length
RemarksGlowing train that turned to smoke. It had a 360° loop in it it lasted 10 plus minutes
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-