Reports Report 2319e (Event 2319-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2319-2020
Observer
NameJoseph R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI am not sure a witnesses a meteor but I was with my girlfriend and we both saw a huge star fall from the sky with a bright tail.
Location
AddressPalo Alto, CA
Latitude37° 26' 57.81'' N (37.45°)
Longitude 122° 10' 1.91'' W (-122.17°)
Elevation21.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-12 21:21 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-13 04:21 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle10°
Moving
Facing azimuth275°
First azimuth276°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth290°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length80°
RemarksIt was bright white and long and lasted about three seconds of falling and then disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-