Reports Report 1298ah (Event 1298-2017)

Name Ed G
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks It was by far the brightest meteor I ever saw, and I've seen some pretty big ones. It was so big, that I was almost sure it was fireworks, until I saw all the reports.
Address Los Angeles, CA
Latitude 33° 59' 59.35'' N (33.99982°)
Longitude 118° 25' 50.34'' W (-118.43065°)
Elevation 15.964m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-10 21:05 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-11 04:05 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 112°
Facing azimuth 144.92°
First azimuth 113.11°
First elevation 57°
Last azimuth 178.7°
Last elevation 35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Light Green, Orange, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 15°
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Started kind of blue, went to bright blue then bright white, and I saw small yellow bits.
Observation Yes
Remarks same as above