Reports Report 5618bv (Event 5618-2018)

Name Linda O
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Very bright and visible in twilight, super exciting to see!
Address Daly City, CA
Latitude 37° 42' 16.49'' N (37.704581°)
Longitude 122° 28' 24.59'' W (-122.473498°)
Elevation 61.299564m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-19 17:30 PST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-20 01:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 184°
Facing azimuth 258.69°
First azimuth 254.98°
First elevation 51°
Last azimuth 254.17°
Last elevation 39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 99.99s
Length 10°
Remarks Smoke trail that started out straight but curled over time
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Glowing burning end of trail
Observation No
Remarks -