Reports Report 4449l (Event 4449-2017)

Name gil R
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was truly a beautiful sight to see and to experience in a life time will never forget how lucky I am
Address San Diego, CA
Latitude 32° 44' 15.05'' N (32.737515°)
Longitude 117° 15' 18.14'' W (-117.255039°)
Elevation 4.748m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-18 01:49 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-18 09:49 UT
Duration ≈45s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 276°
Facing azimuth 247.97°
First azimuth 254.89°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth 203.29°
Last elevation 60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks 1st sound of low boom pop like close at flame out at the horizon high entry point at approx: 1:48 am the ball showed both light and dark spot of glow and the flames was very long from my angle could see flames traling into the tail for a few seconds & was very clear larger the a 4th of July distance show larger in size but stead in entry was holding a good 30 seconds like a comet in a telescope ball size like a between a 8th but closer to a 10th of the moon during normal full moons
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks yes a small pop like a distant fire work only and at end of visual burn out & after at the end of 30 seconds flame out video shows a larger half arch and slow down like entry not as clear on vid as eye watching very similar to like a movie entry of a space capsule etc
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks the same arch like half dome in front not on ball in front of it before going dark see on video kinda better with the human eye
Observation No
Remarks -