Reports Report 2779di (Event 2779-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2779-2020
Observer
NameKaren C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksKeep looking up!!
Location
AddressGoleta, CA
Latitude34° 25' 31.2'' N (34.43°)
Longitude 119° 53' 8.49'' W (-119.89°)
Elevation11.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-09 20:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-10 03:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth182.41°
First azimuth22.41°
First elevation
Last azimuth33.57°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksHissy crackly poof
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
RemarksSmoky glow and gold yellow sparkles as the bright light disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA central flash explosion smokey glow and gold yellow sparkles occurred all at about the same moment as the bright light disappeared but smoke and faded light cluster remained for about 2 seconds as I continued waking. I didn't stop though I paused as the fireball occurred directly to my left and moved to the right angle in front of me. Several people were around walking while I was centrally located to where the fireball was moving and it appeared so close as though I could reach up and touch it.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed white and fragmented with a yellow orange like sparkle then a smoky vapor lingered for a few seconds approx. as I continued waking.