Reports Report 1255e (Event 1255-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1255-2012
Observer
NameBrian
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSan Marcos, CA
Latitude33° 8' 27.45'' N (33.14°)
Longitude 117° 9' 49.98'' W (-117.16°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-09-03 22:00 PDT
UT Date & Time2012-09-04 05:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth176.9°
First azimuth182.26°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth215.38°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
Colordon\'t k
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-1°
RemarksHard to describe but it was very low and I could clearly see a flaming tail. At first I thought it was a plane on fire but it moved so fast and then over the horizon.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-