Reports Report 5361cg (Event 5361-2017)

Name Tricia W
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Address Yucca Valley, CA
Latitude 34° 7' 24.9'' N (34.123582°)
Longitude 116° 24' 50.98'' W (-116.414162°)
Elevation 992.195m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:15 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:15 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 123°
Facing azimuth 149.88°
First azimuth 168.09°
First elevation 53°
Last azimuth 202.53°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Orange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 10s
Length 30°
Remarks there was a glowing red/orange train...I was expecting an airplane crash or something, didn't quite know what I had seen at first...
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks A bright flash, like an explosion, but it looked like a gigantic star is what caught my attention as I was sitting at the traffic light.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -