Reports Report 5361ec (Event 5361-2017)

Name Carol M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was astonishing. I had my camera but could not focus in enough time.
Address Del Mar, CA
Latitude 32° 56' 46.21'' N (32.94617°)
Longitude 117° 15' 50.22'' W (-117.263951°)
Elevation 3.224m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:30 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 84°
Facing azimuth 115°
First azimuth 110°
First elevation 40°
Last azimuth 145°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Blue, Light Green, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It appeared to break sending a part of it in an arc down but following a similar trail.
Observation Yes
Remarks It was so bright and colorful that at first I thought it could have been fireworks.