Reports Report 3576j (Event 3576-2017)

Name Amy K
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was magical! 💫
Address San Jose, CA
Latitude 37° 15' 11.15'' N (37.253097°)
Longitude 121° 50' 5.51'' W (-121.834863°)
Elevation 50.087m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-05 06:24 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-05 13:24 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 102°
Facing azimuth 290.33°
First azimuth 281.1°
First elevation 47°
Last azimuth 157.68°
Last elevation 27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Length 40°
Remarks Bright flash followed by a wide and long twinkling tail (much wider than any shooting star I have ever seen)
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Quick flash in a black sky
Observation Yes
Remarks Lots of twinkling, glittery following the ball of light