Reports Report 5618by (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameSam S
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressFairfield, CA
Latitude38° 12' 42.56'' N (38.21°)
Longitude 122° 8' 39.64'' W (-122.14°)
Elevation12.89m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:34 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:34 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle16°
Moving
Facing azimuth279.16°
First azimuth238.36°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth317.67°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length75°
RemarksReminded me of the space shuttle disaster which I also saw in the sky 1986
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI thought it was a rocket or a meteor
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-