Reports Report 4500ct (Event 4500-2017)

Observer
Name Mark G
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Los Angeles, CA
Latitude 34° 7' 8.52'' N (34.119034°)
Longitude 118° 13' 58.12'' W (-118.232811°)
Elevation 132.226m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-18 18:00 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-19 02:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 100°
Moving
Facing azimuth 177.98°
First azimuth 177.29°
First elevation 33°
Last azimuth 177°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 60°
Remarks a rather bright train lingered 1 second after the object splintered into atmosphere.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks small flash - slight splinter - short, narrow path of fragmentation