Reports Report 2321b (Event 2321-2017)

Name Lynne L
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks After I had the pleasure of seeing this, I said to myself "I've never seen such a brilliant meteor before. I have to google this".
Address San Jose, CA
Latitude 37° 18' 38.77'' N (37.310769°)
Longitude 122° 1' 43.09'' W (-122.028635°)
Elevation 75.304m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-07-18 23:50 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-07-19 06:50 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 83.53°
First azimuth 83.94°
First elevation
Last azimuth 38.33°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 99.99°
Remarks Glowing train, the very end went weaker, and then the very bright ball and glowing train just disappeared!
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -