Reports Report 2805h (Event 2805-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2805-2020
Observer
NameZachary T
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe sky was still very blue, as the sun had just gone down. I am so happy I got to see that!
Location
AddressCitrus Heights, CA
Latitude38° 42' 57.48'' N (38.72°)
Longitude 121° 15' 47.95'' W (-121.26°)
Elevation52.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-10 20:58 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-11 03:58 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle257°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.23°
First azimuth8.35°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth319.94°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length10°
Remarkswhere it first entered my view it was glowing about as bright as the object, just before it broke into pieces and left my view it left a smoke/vapor trail that lasted 3 minutes.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthe much bigger object broke into 4-5 smaller pieces and then burnt out.