Reports Report 3184ag (Event 3184-2018)

Name Mitch F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It was incredible sight that was the closest meteor I've ever seen.
Address Oceanside, CA
Latitude 33° 11' 33.57'' N (33.192659°)
Longitude 117° 19' 46.69'' W (-117.329635°)
Elevation 81.432m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-08-24 22:42 PDT
UT Date & Time 2018-08-25 05:42 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 249°
Facing azimuth 5.69°
First azimuth 7.85°
First elevation 26°
Last azimuth -
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Blue, Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 10°
Remarks It seem to be spreading out snd sparking green, white, some blue and yellow trail. It seemed do close as if it was close enough to hit the ground but moat likely ended up in the ocean.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Fragmentation spreading out snd then a was incredible.
Observation Yes
Remarks Looked like it was shooting off pieces or sparks that was spreading out and not in a smooth steady stream.