Reports Report 3607f (Event 3607-2017)

Name Sergio P
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was the largest and Brightest "shooting star"I'd ever seen. A little scary actually. Especially after I googled it, and there was no mention of any kind of comet or meteor shower expected tonight.
Address San Jose, CA
Latitude 37° 20' 37.36'' N (37.343712°)
Longitude 121° 49' 54.85'' W (-121.831903°)
Elevation 34.979m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-07 20:15 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-08 03:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 178°
Facing azimuth 205°
First azimuth 205°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 207°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 20°
Remarks As bright as the tip. Once it disappeared so did the train
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -