Reports Report 5618o (Event 5618-2018)

Name Darci B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks We were in a moving vehicle at the time.
Address , CA
Latitude 37° 17' 44.6'' N (37.295723°)
Longitude 120° 21' 14.3'' W (-120.353972°)
Elevation 65.158295m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-19 17:40 PST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-20 01:40 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 193°
Facing azimuth 293.64°
First azimuth 318.25°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 299.14°
Last elevation 19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 10s
Length 50°
Remarks Glowing, brighter at the bottom. Eventually began to shift shape into a question mark looking shape. The glow gradually faded but it took a good 5 minutes
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -