Reports Report 3711ad (Event 3711-2017)

Name Glenn P
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks -
Address San Ramon, CA
Latitude 37° 45' 43.44'' N (37.762068°)
Longitude 121° 58' 17.29'' W (-121.971469°)
Elevation 152.683m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-12 23:25 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-13 06:25 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 97°
Facing azimuth 161.56°
First azimuth 270°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 315°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Remarks Glowing turning to vapor
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks As the main comment moved on towards the end pieces broke off and headed in a curved downward path, then burnt out. Then the main portion of the comet burnt out slightly after that.