Reports Report 1298hg (Event 1298-2017)

Name Claudia N
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks We saw something similar back in 2013 but it didn't have the hissing or crackle noise like this one did and this ones burst of light was pretty significant.
Address San Diego, CA
Latitude 32° 42' 54.79'' N (32.715219°)
Longitude 117° 9' 5.04'' W (-117.151401°)
Elevation 15.247m
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 101°
Facing azimuth 213.48°
First azimuth 192.39°
First elevation 28°
Last azimuth 232.49°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Light Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks A brief rush of air hissing, similar to opening a bottle of soda and hearing the carbonation come out of the bottle quickly.
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks A crackling noise after a burst of light that lit up the parking lot, I initially thought it was a malfunctioning spot light from a helicopter.
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -