Reports Report 2712a (Event 2712-2017)

Observer
Name James M
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I estimate the duration was 3 seconds, long enough to start counting when it was first visible.
Location
Address Lancaster, CA
Latitude 34° 44' 12.44'' N (34.736789°)
Longitude 118° 12' 39.01'' W (-118.210836°)
Elevation 712.336m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-08-12 22:07 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-08-13 05:07 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 153°
Moving
Facing azimuth 180°
First azimuth 175°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 185°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Train about 5 degrees in length during descent, minor fragmentation.