Reports Report 2805ab (Event 2805-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2805-2020
Observer
NameRachel R
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLoomis, CA
Latitude38° 48' 25.33'' N (38.81°)
Longitude 121° 8' 18.47'' W (-121.14°)
Elevation179.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-10 20:55 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-11 03:55 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle246°
Moving
Facing azimuth305.59°
First azimuth326.6°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth269.77°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length20°
RemarksA smoke trail; smaller on the right side that gradually got bigger on the left side closest to the ball of flame; eventually the whole line faded once the ball blew up
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksWhen it blew up, there was a bright light
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere were 3 or 4 fragments that came off the big ball when it blew up. It looked like those fragments faded and eventually disappeared