Reports Report 3788r (Event 3788-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3788-2019
Observer
NameDee H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was the most fantastic and spectacular thing I have ever seen. It appeared to be so close that I could drive to it within 5 minutes. It appeared to be on fire, and seemed to be as big as a car! It was incredible. Fantastic way to start the day!
Location
AddressStrathmore, CA
Latitude36° 8' 43.79'' N (36.15°)
Longitude 119° 0' 4.76'' W (-119°)
Elevation144.74m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-08-14 05:44 PDT
UT Date & Time2019-08-14 12:44 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth272.84°
First azimuth75°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth275.19°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorDark Purple, Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-