Reports Report 5618b (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameSam R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksMany people I know in the Bay Area saw this ....
Location
AddressPleasant Hill, CA
Latitude37° 57' 42.45'' N (37.96°)
Longitude 122° 4' 45.87'' W (-122.08°)
Elevation37.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 18:15 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 02:15 UT
Duration>60s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle194°
Moving
Facing azimuth280.17°
First azimuth283.16°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth276.53°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude11-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length20°
RemarksThe trail formed a loop soon before I saw it, apparently ... I watched it for five minutes, and became slightly less bright during that time, but shaped about the same
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Photo