Reports Report 3507d (Event 3507-2017)

Name Travis P
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks This was unlike any "normal" shooting star ive ever witnessed in person, truly brilliantly beautiful!
Address Lancaster, CA
Latitude 34° 40' 40.2'' N (34.677832°)
Longitude 118° 4' 3.9'' W (-118.06775°)
Elevation 737.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-09-30 19:55 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-01 02:55 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 218°
Facing azimuth 349.33°
First azimuth 17.47°
First elevation 59°
Last azimuth 346.23°
Last elevation 47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length -
Remarks It appeared as if a plane was falling from the sky enveloped in white hot firey mass
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It looked as if it slowed suddenly and with a final flash of light it went dark
Observation Yes
Remarks Two pulses of brighter flashes within the train