Reports Report 4147a (Event 4147-2017)

Name Kathy H
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Address Sonoma, CA
Latitude 38° 16' 5.31'' N (38.268142°)
Longitude 122° 47' 40.17'' W (-122.794492°)
Elevation 31.961m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-05 17:24 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-06 00:24 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 126°
Facing azimuth 234.22°
First azimuth 307.11°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 55°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Blue, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 15°
Remarks 4-5 glowing balls in bright blue and yellow, larger to smaller.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks the light got bigger before it burst, leaving a trail of smaller balls before disappearing.
Observation Yes
Remarks The fragments were each seen in a single trail behind the larger