Reports Report 5618ej (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameTerry W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe first meteor I've seen that left a trail
Location
AddressRed Bluff, CA
Latitude40° 11' 45.22'' N (40.2°)
Longitude 122° 14' 30.92'' W (-122.24°)
Elevation92.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:30 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle195°
Moving
Facing azimuth205.82°
First azimuth204.1°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth207.72°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude16-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length10°
RemarksInitially straight. Curved over time
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Photo