Reports Report 8682d (Event 8682-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8682-2021
Observer
NameJesse L
Experience Level2/5
RemarksSeem to be rather low in the horizon before it flared and disappeared. Light pollution is very heavy at location. Observed accidentally while looking at the Moon and Jupiter, just coincidence. Time of observation would be anytime between 6:15p and 6:45pm PT as a guess. Apologies for not noting exact time.
Location
AddressRedlands, CA
Latitude34° 3' 36.41'' N (34.06°)
Longitude 117° 10' 54.14'' W (-117.18°)
Elevation414.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-08 18:30 PST
UT Date & Time2021-12-09 02:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle186°
Moving
Facing azimuth254.87°
First azimuth255.16°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth256.38°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flare at the end
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksYes. Toward the end of the trail, there were multiple "pieces" flaring off the meteor.