Reports Report 1298gh (Event 1298-2017)

Name Bill G
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Have only seen one similar fireball in my life. This was quite extraordinary.
Address Pasadena, CA
Latitude 34° 8' 6.99'' N (34.135275°)
Longitude 118° 9' 32.48'' W (-118.159023°)
Elevation 251.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-10 20:57 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-11 03:57 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 150°
Facing azimuth 175°
First azimuth 160°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 165°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Green, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Large ball with small particles off the back, plus a long multi color streak.