Reports Report 546gz (Event 546-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 546-2016
Observer
NameDuane J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksTowards San Diego area. Looked similar to Russian meteor, long travel duration. Spectacular
Location
Address, CA
Latitude34° 13' 30.61'' N (34.23°)
Longitude 118° 24' 40.18'' W (-118.41°)
Elevation260.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-02-11 06:37 PST
UT Date & Time2016-02-11 14:37 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth178.04°
First azimuth204.89°
First elevation16°
Last azimuth133.84°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-25
ColorBlue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length30°
RemarksSmall white glow at first, traveling fast, gaining in brightness, with pulsing flashes of bright white light. Traveling from west to east.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-