Reports Report 2779dm (Event 2779-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2779-2020
Observer
NameMorgan H
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI have worked @ Griffith Observatory for 30 years and have received many public calls about events in the sky. Will now refer any to this site when appropriate.
Location
AddressSimi Valley, CA
Latitude34° 14' 53.53'' N (34.25°)
Longitude 118° 45' 45.41'' W (-118.76°)
Elevation303.7m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-09 20:33 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-10 03:33 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth270°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke up leaving some bright burning spots before the final piece trailed and went out.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIn the last short few degrees the continuous white line broke up before extinguishing.