Reports Report 3184ab (Event 3184-2018)

Name Elaine O
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I’ve never seen an object so close to the horizon, it was at tree level and was substantial in size and so colorful. It was very horizontally oriented by the time I saw it.
Address Pasadena, CA
Latitude 34° 9' 28.12'' N (34.15781°)
Longitude 118° 7' 19.09'' W (-118.12197°)
Elevation 265.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-08-24 22:37 PDT
UT Date & Time 2018-08-25 05:37 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 125°
Facing azimuth 45°
First azimuth -
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 45°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color Blue
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 30°
Remarks It was colorful. Lighter blues with green and a brief short band of red.
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -