Reports Report 1298gk (Event 1298-2017)

Name Jared T
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Address Laguna Niguel, CA
Latitude 33° 33' 43.28'' N (33.562023°)
Longitude 117° 42' 33.21'' W (-117.709226°)
Elevation 53.288m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-04-10 20:57 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-04-11 03:57 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 131°
Facing azimuth 182.43°
First azimuth 170.8°
First elevation 40°
Last azimuth 187.36°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 20°
Remarks Trail had a gap or two in it
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Flashed bright white/green before fragmenting into two or small pieces which quickly disappeared
Observation Yes
Remarks It may have fragmented into 2 or three small pieces before the glow disappeared