Reports Report 1298ha (Event 1298-2017)

Name Jose R
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Seen from a moving vehicle on the the I-5 Southbound just before going up the Grapevine. The meteor disappeared behind the mountains at Grapevine. Clear night and full moon.
Address Grapevine, CA
Latitude 34° 56' 30.95'' N (34.94193°)
Longitude 118° 55' 53.18'' W (-118.93144°)
Elevation 457.841m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-10 20:55 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-11 03:55 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 154°
Facing azimuth 326.93°
First azimuth 156.9°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 157.9°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length -
Remarks Glowing trail with minor green balls.
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -