Reports Report 3711o (Event 3711-2017)

Name Nelson S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Note I did not observe this meteor, it was seen and described to me by housemate Richard. due to fires in the area, smoke may have added redness to the color, though it is a fairly clear night.
Address Oakland, CA
Latitude 37° 49' 2.99'' N (37.817497°)
Longitude 122° 14' 56.53'' W (-122.249035°)
Elevation 35.201m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-12 23:19 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-13 06:19 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 102°
Facing azimuth 340.14°
First azimuth 326.64°
First elevation 33°
Last azimuth 357.52°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration -
Length -
Remarks too hazy to see clearly
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks occured two hands above the horizon. small piece fragmented off larger body