Reports Report 3861c (Event 3861-2017)

Name Sam T
Experience Level 5/5
Remarks I was inside a room with blinds early shut. Tiny opening was enough to spot this bright fireball. Brightness and times are best estimates, but I believe they are very close to facts.
Address Sonora, CA
Latitude 37° 58' 36.47'' N (37.976796°)
Longitude 120° 21' 45.42'' W (-120.362618°)
Elevation 625.568m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-19 01:00 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-19 08:00 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 230°
Facing azimuth 180°
First azimuth 180°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 165°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks I saw a bright white light streaking from behind the almost closed blinds inside a bedroom where several fragments showed before it was flashed off.