Reports Pending Report #52879

This report has been linked to the following event: Event -2014
Observer
NameMichelle K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNever seen a fireball like this before. So bright, long-lasting, and large. Thought for sure it would have hit the ground.
Location
AddressFresno, CA
Latitude36° 53' 3.44'' N (36.88°)
Longitude 119° 46' 38.92'' W (-119.78°)
Elevation107.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-08-27 21:37 PDT
UT Date & Time2014-08-28 04:37 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth91.25°
First azimuth7.59°
First elevation81°
Last azimuth85.33°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksGlowing
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-