Reports Report 5618fe (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameJerry Y
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressRedwood City, CA
Latitude37° 26' 37.42'' N (37.44°)
Longitude 122° 15' 19.04'' W (-122.26°)
Elevation145.92m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:34 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:34 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth290.01°
First azimuth283.88°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth287.12°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude10-
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length10°
RemarksGlowing train along trajectory that decayed into cloud swept by wind
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWitnessed “sparks” that dissipated quickly after initial entry.
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