Reports Report 5618h (Event 5618-2018)

Observer
Name Shellie M
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks -
Photo
Location
Address Petaluma, CA
Latitude 38° 13' 53.05'' N (38.231402°)
Longitude 122° 38' 52.23'' W (-122.647843°)
Elevation 16.619101m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-19 17:45 PST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-20 01:45 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 205°
Moving
Facing azimuth 249.03°
First azimuth 245.27°
First elevation 47°
Last azimuth 243.95°
Last elevation 33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 99s
Length -
Remarks A squiggly bright white line that lasted a few minutes.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks I saw a bright white line shooting downward from the sky that ended with a flame and then went black.
Fragmentation
Observation No
Remarks -