Reports Report 245p (Event 245-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 245-2015
Observer
NameLynn W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was pretty spectacular. We were sitting outside at Cafe Marina on Woodley Island and it was bright white and MUCH larger than a shooting star. The final red flash was impressive.
Location
AddressEureka, CA
Latitude40° 48' 29.27'' N (40.81°)
Longitude 124° 9' 46.2'' W (-124.16°)
Elevation3.8m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 12:50 PST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 20:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle101°
Moving
Facing azimuth254.82°
First azimuth239.97°
First elevation28°
Last azimuth240.53°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt first it was bright white and then there was a bright red flash and then it disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-