Reports Report 5361ad (Event 5361-2017)

Name Erica M
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks It was shocking the size& brightness& length of time-it left a green tail tracer with possibly red- it was beautiful& huge moving from east to west- it was not like any meteor I have ever seen- I am 100%positive I saw a fireball!)
Address San Diego, CA
Latitude 33° 10' 56.29'' N (33.182303°)
Longitude 117° 19' 35.05'' W (-117.326402°)
Elevation 13.748m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:10 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:10 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 125°
Facing azimuth 148.42°
First azimuth 121.79°
First elevation 31°
Last azimuth 188.51°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks There was a definite bright flash b4 it went out that's why it's hard to determine the brightness like a full moon or flare from the sun
Observation No
Remarks -