Reports Report 2579b (Event 2579-2017)

Name Candy C
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was amazing - there were 4 of us who saw it as we were getting out of the car tonight.
Address San Diego, CA
Latitude 32° 51' 43.15'' N (32.861986°)
Longitude 117° 14' 40.22'' W (-117.244506°)
Elevation 113.124m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-08-05 22:17 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-08-06 05:17 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 262°
Facing azimuth 52.56°
First azimuth 123.79°
First elevation 56°
Last azimuth 98.83°
Last elevation 60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color Pink, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 4s
Length 90°
Remarks glowing, fire ball was large with a long train - it broke into 2-3 pieces over the Pacific
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks It came out of the east sky and broke apart on the western horizon not fair off of the San Diego coast