Reports Report 4097an (Event 4097-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4097-2015
Observer
NameBob A
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSanta Clarita, CA
Latitude34° 28' 39.92'' N (34.48°)
Longitude 118° 21' 40.43'' W (-118.36°)
Elevation687.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-22 18:12 PST
UT Date & Time2015-12-23 02:12 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle88°
Moving
Facing azimuth37.02°
First azimuth4.76°
First elevation22°
Last azimuth76.68°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor grew in brightness, flashed, then began to become less intense, but continued to burn for 10 seconds as it traveled
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA trail of particles behind the meteor.