Reports Report 5618fs (Event 5618-2018)

Name Stephen L
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I observed a moving light in the sky out of the corner of my eye, and briefly saw bright light moving. After perhaps a minute I captured the video and shot the photo.
Address Hercules, CA
Latitude 38° 0' 55.11'' N (38.015308°)
Longitude 122° 17' 26.61'' W (-122.290726°)
Elevation 5.375282m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-19 17:36 PST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-20 01:36 UT
Duration >60s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 243°
Facing azimuth 253.34°
First azimuth 239.99°
First elevation 41°
Last azimuth 258.26°
Last elevation 56°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 99.99s
Length 10°
Remarks smoke trail curling, various luminosities
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -