Reports Report 5361am (Event 5361-2017)

Name Sharon C
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I was also an observer of the rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Thought it was strange to see two different occurrences within days of each other.
Address Oceanside, CA
Latitude 33° 14' 47.02'' N (33.246395°)
Longitude 117° 18' 44.39'' W (-117.31233°)
Elevation 22.036m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:13 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:13 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 118°
Facing azimuth 158.44°
First azimuth 103.41°
First elevation 66°
Last azimuth 169.41°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was just a small flash and I think that’s what first caught my eye.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -