Reports Report 3711ak (Event 3711-2017)

Name Jill W
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks It was quite low, very bright, and appeared to be heading NNE from my view. My neighbor was outside and saw it, too. So cool to see with someone else!
Address San Francisco, CA
Latitude 37° 47' 6.04'' N (37.785012°)
Longitude 122° 28' 15.54'' W (-122.470983°)
Elevation 44.389m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-12 23:20 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-13 06:20 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 84°
Facing azimuth 300°
First azimuth 270°
First elevation 28°
Last azimuth 325°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks it looked like a sparkler; it definitely had a long train behind it but i'm not sure how to explain it above. there was a bit of smoke that could be seen due to how bright the fireball was