Reports Report 4493h (Event 4493-2017)

Name David P
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Incredibly large and supersonic speedy. Almost appeared to be animated.
Address Ridgecrest, CA
Latitude 35° 36' 40.65'' N (35.611292°)
Longitude 117° 52' 17.03'' W (-117.871397°)
Elevation 864.099m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-18 05:25 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-18 13:25 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 204.1°
First azimuth 66.41°
First elevation -
Last azimuth 208.69°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length -
Remarks Sparking train that was very long
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Momentary glow over hills beyond horizon
Observation Unknown
Remarks -